FDCPA Case Brief

On September 23, 2011, the collections abuse victim filed suit against CMRE FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC., for violations of the FDCPA and RFDCPA. Ms. Vardanyan had suffered from several health problems and had accrued some debt from those medical bills. In an attempt to...

Tips When Dealing with Debt Collectors

You missed a credit card payment or perhaps are overdue on another obligation such as a medical bill, and now suddenly, you’ve realized that you have been placed in “collections.” And so you begin to receive letters in the mail and soon enough, strange numbers are...

TCPA Telephone Consumer Protection Act

January 18, 2012: Telephone Consumer Protection Act Suits allowed in State AND Federal Court The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”) of 1991 is a statute passed by Congress intended to restrict the ability of companies to harass consumers over the phone. The...