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Winning Bidder At Sheriff's Sale Entitled To Recoup Some, But Not All, Of His Deposit After Sale Is Vacated
  • Porzio Bromberg & Newman PC
  • USA
  • June 16 2017

A recent decision from the Appellate Division drives home (1) the duty of sellers at sheriff's sales to announce all material information about the


Big Victory For Debt Buying Industry: Supreme Court Holds That Debt Buyers Are Not “Debt Collectors” Under The FDCPA
  • Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani
  • USA
  • June 16 2017

The U.S. Supreme Court recently held in Henson v. Santander Consumer USA Inc., 582 U.S. ___ (2017), that a company may collect on debts that it


First Gorsuch opinion: US Supreme Court a company that purchases and then collects a debt is not a "debt collector" under the FDCPA
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • USA
  • June 16 2017

On Monday, Justice Neil Gorsuch showed off his fondness for alliteration, canons of statutory construction and folksy writing in his first opinion as


The CFPB Is Still Playing Sheriff
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • June 16 2017

As the Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit hears the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's (CFPB or Bureau) en banc appeal of the PHH case, many


Fair Debt Collection and Buyers of Loans: Supreme Court Provides Comfort to Parties that Acquire Loans and Then Seek to Collect
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • June 16 2017

The U.S. Supreme Court resolved a circuit split in Henson v. Santander Consumer USA Inc., delivering some clarity on when the Fair Debt Collection


The State AG Report Weekly Update June 15, 2017
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • June 15 2017

Following uncontested primaries, incumbent Democrat AG Mark Herring and Republican challenger John Adams will proceed to the Virginia General Election


Supreme Court Holds Debt Buyers Not Subject to FDCPA
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • June 15 2017

This decision may interest and benefit certain purchasers of defaulted mortgage loans who later face FDCPA claims. This decision


Safe at FirstU.S. Supreme Court Confirms that Purchasers of Debt Are Collecting Their Own Debt and Are Not Subject to the FDCPA as They Are Not Collecting a Debt Owed to Another
  • Paul Hastings LLP
  • USA
  • June 15 2017

The U.S. Supreme Court recently unanimously held in Henson v. Santander Consumer USA Inc. ("Henson") that a company that collects debts that it


U.S. Department of Education Pauses Borrower Defense to Repayment (BDR) Regulation and Announces Negotiated Rulemaking Committees to Revise BDR and Gainful Employment Regulations
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • June 15 2017

In parallel notices that will formally be published in the Federal Register on June 16, 2017, the U.S. Department of Education will make two major


Condominium Association Cannot Collect Unpaid Fees from Lender’s Assignee
  • Stark & Stark
  • USA
  • June 15 2017

On June 6, 2017, the New Jersey Appellate Division ruled that a foreclosing mortgagee is not liable for unpaid condominium maintenance fees simply