Critical mistakes are sometimes made during the selling process that could cost owners many millions of dollars in transaction value.
Debt collectors breathed a collective sigh of relief after the Eleventh Circuit reversed a district court ruling in the Mais case. Coupled with the FCC’s seemingly business-friendly declaratory rulings of GroupMe and Cargo Airline Association, matters appear to be on the upswing for creditor representatives with regard to the TCPA. But don’t be deceived: the relief brought by the positive developments must be tempered by the amicus curiae brief filed by the FCC in a case involving a collector.
Collection recovery managers and ARM professionals alike should not adjust their liquidation projections upward just yet. Here’s why.
There are some in the industry who believe that a CMS describes a software platform — an out-of-the-box, one-and-done solution that can be purchased, installed, and you’re done. Of course, it’s not that easy.
In the last of a series on compliance standards, we take a look at Red Flags Rules, GLBA, HIPAA, and auditing.
When compared to on-premise technology, the cloud delivers dramatic improvements over a traditional hardware-based infrastructure.
Experienced buyers of ARM companies are looking beyond the profitability levels of selling companies before establishing their pricing level. This is most prevalent in the financial services sector, although we are starting to see this trend develop in other asset classes as well.
A hot issue in TCPA litigation is the scope of consent necessary to place automated calls to consumers where the consumer has provided a cell phone number to a company in connection with a specific transaction or application.
What had been a marketing tool and point of differentiation will soon be a business requirement. The CFPB looks at SSAE-16 reports as part of their collector examinations.
Last week at DCS 2014, I presented on the topic “Where is the ARM Industry Heading” during the Fast Tracks segment. Living up to its name, Fast Tracks is intended to provide the audience with quick bursts of information on specific topics.