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District Court Rules That Providing Consumer with Debt Collector’s Telephone Number Does Not Violate FDCPA
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • February 2 2019

The United States District Court for the District of New Jersey ruled in favor of a debt collector in Martinez v. Diversified Consultants, Inc


District Court Finds Mortgage Originator is Not a Debt Collector Under FDCPA and Dismisses FDCPA Claims with Prejudice
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • February 2 2019

On January 23, the Middle District of Florida issued an order dismissing a Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and Florida Consumer Collection


District Court Rules in Favor of Debt Collector in Lawsuit Alleging It Did Not Name Creditor in Collection Letter
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • January 2 2019

On December 17, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York ruled in favor of a debt collector in Taubenfliegel v. Miller &


New York Court Tosses Class Action Over Interest and Fees Disclosure
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2018

A wave of lawsuits filed under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, especially in the Second Circuit, continues regarding disclosures of interest


Virginia Supreme Court Affirms Forbearance Agreement Did Not Waive Right to Foreclose
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • December 7 2018

On November 21, in Sweely Holdings LLC v. SunTrust Bank et al., the Supreme Court of Virginia issued an opinion that is beneficial to the mortgage


They’re REALLY Coming for Robocalls! FCC Releases Final Draft Proposal Designed to Reduce Robocalls
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 30 2018

Last month, Troutman Sanders reported on the proposed TRACED Act which would instruct the Federal Communications Commission to engage in rulemaking to


Lender’s Requirement of Dispute-Free Credit Report Does Not Violate ECOA
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 20 2018

The Eastern District of Wisconsin issued a ruling dismissing an Equal Credit Opportunity Act case that asserted a novel claim regarding discrimination


Lone Court Decision Complicates Question Regarding Effect of Bankruptcy Under WVCCPA
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 15 2018

The West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act (“WVCCPA”) is a remedial statute designed to protect West Virginia consumers from improper debt


District Court Holds Collection Letter’s Validation Notice Ambiguous in Light of Third Circuit Precedent that All Disputes be Made in Writing
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 6 2018

On October 31, the Eastern District of Pennsylvania issued an opinion in Guzman v. HOVG, LLC, No. 18-3013, (E.D. Pa. Oct. 31, 2018), denying a debt


Court Holds Collector Not Required to Warn about Potential Award of Court Costs
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • October 24 2018

Despite two controlling decisions by the Second Circuit in Avila and Taylor, claims involving the “amount of debt” disclosure under the Fair Debt