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Why States Should Have Primary Oversight of Attorney’s Activities in Debt-Collection Litigation

14 December 2017

FTC Bans Three Scammers From Posing as Debt Collectors

7 December 2017

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FCC Commission Meets Tomorrow; Will Address Robocall Blocking

15 November 2017

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FTC Accuses Debt Collector of Deceitful Tactics

9 November 2017

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FTC Perpetuates Real Authentication Challenge for Collectors

25 October 2017

FTC and 11 States Announce Actions Against Student Loan Debt Relief Scams

16 October 2017

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CFPB Takes Action Against "Document Preparation" Company as Debt Industry Struggles to Deal With Influx of Mass Validation Requests

16 October 2017

The FTC is Looking to Crowdsource a Solution to Unwanted Calls

2 August 2017

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FTC Hosts Workshop for Military About Debt Collection and Other Consumer Finance Topics

19 July 2017

FTC Shuts Down Another Fake Debt Collector

18 July 2017

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FTC and State of Florida Put Kibosh on Huge Debt Relief Scam

24 May 2017

CFPB Quietly Issues 2017 FDCPA Report to Congress

28 March 2017

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FTC Settles With Collector Over Multiple Alleged FDCPA Violations

27 March 2017

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Offshore Collection Work May Soon Carry New Consequences

9 March 2017

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FTC Announces $700,000 Settlement with Debt Collector

15 February 2017

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Tom Pahl Named Acting Director FTC Bureau of Consumer Protection

8 February 2017

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FTC Announces Director of Consumer Protection Bureau Jessica Rich Will Step Down

7 February 2017

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Collector Contact Caps and the Application of “Regulatory Humility”

30 January 2017

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Trump Names Advocate of "Regulatory Humility" to Lead FTC

26 January 2017

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FTC Charges Joel Tucker in Fake Debt Sales Scheme; Brother Scott Tucker Ordered to Pay $1.3B in Separate 2016 Case

10 January 2017