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The Telephone Consumer Protection Act played to packed audiences through two sessions Wednesday at ACA International’s 75th Anniversary Convention & Expo in Chicago. At issues for those in the debt industry are: effective consent language and present capacity.Read more of today's top story »
Today's News and Opinion
- ACA International Announces 2014-2015 Board of Directors and Officers July 24, 2014
- Debt Collectors Seemingly Split on the Question of Calling Cell Phones July 24, 2014
- Should the CFPB issue guidance about what it considers appropriate attorney oversight when filing debt collection lawsuits? July 24, 2014
- UPDATE: NY Debt Collector’s Operations Shuttered After Joint FTC, NY AG Complaint July 24, 2014
- Convenience Fee Payment Processing is Now Available through Payment Savvy LLC July 24, 2014
- NJ Court Holds No FDCPA Violation for Filing Suit on Time-Barred Debt July 24, 2014
- Ohio AG Accused of Giving Debt Collection Contracts to Donors July 23, 2014
- Compliance Professionals in the Debt Industry Need Allies July 23, 2014
- Sixth Circuit Broadens FDCPA Verification Requirements for Debt Collectors July 23, 2014
- Debt Collector Opens Its Doors to ABC World News with Diane Sawyer July 23, 2014
- Webinar Examines Opportunities Within Student Loan Market July 22, 2014
Collection Industry Blogs
On July 14, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau filed a lawsuit against Frederick J. Hanna & Associates, a debt collection law firm that it redefined as a “lawsuit mill.” The CFPB alleges that the firm churned out hundreds of thousands of debt collection lawsuits with little or no oversight from attorneys, and violated the FDCPA in the process. In short: Lawyers aren’t happy. What kind of precedent do you think this sets?