Recent Posts in Capital One Category

Debt Defense: Tips & Hacks 3 (Exempt Income Protection Act)

Last week included a lot of exemption-claim work. We are testing the limits of New York's "bad faith" clause under CPLR § 5222-a(g) [1] to hold accountable a judgment creditor, its ...
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5 Ways the C.A.R.D. Act is Helping Consumers of Credit

On May 22, 2009, President Barack Obama signed the Credit Card Accountability, Responsibility and Disclosure Act into law. Since then, consumers have saved over 12 billion dollars, below are five ways ...
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Top Ten Consumer Frauds of 2015

The NY Attorney General published a press release listing the following top ten consumer frauds: Internet scams (i.e. privacy; consumer frauds) Automobile (i.e. buying; rental) Consumer-related ...
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Class Action brought against Forster & Garbus for citing creditor as "NCOP XI, LLC A/P/O Capital One."

A federal judge green-lighted a class action lawsuit that accused Forster & Garbus, LLP and NCOP XI, LLC of acting deceptively by citing a creditor's name as "NCOP XI, LLC A/P/O Capital ...
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Court Refuses to Vacate Satisfied (paid) Judgment

This situation is relatively common: A debtor (person who owes money) is surprised by a frozen bank account due to a judgment previously entered; Debtor enters into settlement agreement to cause quick ...
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Guarantors Unable to Escape Liability for $250,000 Capital One Loan

Two guarantors of a $250,000 loan issued by Capital One failed to convince a Kings (Brooklyn, New York) Supreme Court judge that their signed guaranties were unenforceable. Capital One moved by ...
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The Langel Firm preparing to launch TCPA case against Capital One

At issue are 53 pre-recorded, vague, unsolicited voicemails left on our client's cell phone from July 2010 to March 2011 by Capital One. The Langel Firm will allege that Capital One violated the ...
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