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CFPB Files Cert Petition Requesting Expedited Review of Fifth Circuit Decision Finding Funding Structure Unconstitutional

22 November 2022

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Don't Block Valid Text Messages - CRC Files Comments on FCC’s Proposed Rule

21 November 2022

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What Creditors and Medical Services Providers Need to Know About D.C.’s Amended Debt Collection Law

17 November 2022

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CFPB Issues Circular on Investigation of Consumer Reporting Disputes

16 November 2022

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Technology is Key to Compliance & Self-Service: An Interview with Finvi

15 November 2022

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Midland Credit Management Names ProVest Partner of the Year

15 November 2022

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Only Consumers Can Enforce FDCPA’s Third-Party Disclosure Provisions, Eight Circuit Holds

14 November 2022

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Eleventh Circuit Vacates Dismissal of FDCPA Case and Finds that Wasted Time and Emotional Distress Can Confer Article III Standing

10 November 2022

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Three Tips for Successful Automated Debt Collections (sponsored)

10 November 2022

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State Attorney General Calls on CFPB to Heed Fifth Circuit’s Ruling in Community Financial Services Association of America

9 November 2022

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Compliance From the Top Down: An Interview with TCN

8 November 2022

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National Creditors Bar Association, President Steve Markoff, Swear in New Board at Tampa Conference

8 November 2022

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CFPB Responds to Fifth Circuit Ruling that its Funding Mechanism is Unconstitutional

7 November 2022

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Whitney Carpenter Announced as Vice President of Operations at Absolute Resolutions Corp.

7 November 2022

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Defeating Credit Repair Organizations - Recent Win in FL Case Highlights Successful Strategies

3 November 2022

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Phin Solutions Welcomes Bob Schofield to the Leadership Team as their new SVP of Business Development

3 November 2022

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Crown Asset Management Hosted Successful Servicer Summit 2022

3 November 2022

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CFPB Issues Advisory Opinion to Consumer Reporting Agencies to Remove “Facially False Data” to Maintain FCRA Compliance

2 November 2022

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Compliance Director Susan Namm Joins the SAM Squad

2 November 2022

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Third Circuit: Risk of Future Harm from Data Breach Enough for Article III Standing

1 November 2022

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Industry Veteran Robert Russo Joins Pollack & Rosen, P.A.

1 November 2022

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ConServe Cares Program Supports Junior Achievement

1 November 2022

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“It’s About ‘That’ Time” for the CFPB to Comment on Hunstein

31 October 2022

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Vertican Announces Hiring of Senior Legal Counsel to Protect Intellectual Property

31 October 2022

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How the Macroeconomy Should Affect Your Collections Strategy: An Exec Q&A with Experian

27 October 2022

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White House Issues Blue Print for AI Bill of Rights

26 October 2022

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CFPB Report Finds Some Financial Institutions and Colleges May Be Steering Students to More Expensive Financial Products

25 October 2022

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The CFPB and the Fifth Circuit Ruling: 3 Things You Need to Know

24 October 2022

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Wakefield & Associates Acquires Choice Recovery to Expand its Geographic Footprint

24 October 2022

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Massachusetts AG Reaches $12 Million Settlement With Consumer Debt Buyer

20 October 2022

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Debt Settlement in the Credit Eco System [Podcast]

19 October 2022

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CFPB Files Complaint Against Online Lender Alleging MLA Violations

18 October 2022

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CFPB Focuses on Student Loans — Especially Those Made by Schools — in Latest Supervisory Highlights

17 October 2022

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3 Ways to Prepare for Ramped-up FCRA Scrutiny

14 October 2022

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CFPB Rescinds No-Action Letter and Compliance Assistance Sandbox Policies

12 October 2022

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Vital and Worthless: How Indemnity Clauses Mean Everything and Nothing to the TCPAWorld All at the Same Time

11 October 2022

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Proposed Legislation Would Allow Furnishing Utility and Phone Bills to Credit Reporting Agencies

10 October 2022

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A Guide to Building a Robust Vendor Management Program in Collections

6 October 2022

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6 October 2022