Recent Posts in LVNV Funding, LLC Category

Carefully Drafted Motions Provide Leverage when Disputing Wage Garnishments

A client contacted us after she received a wage garnishment stemming from a judgment that had been obtained against her by LVNV Funding. The judgment was obtained in 2007 for about $6,000 and had rose ...
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Upon Seizure of Bank Account, Often Times Quick Settlement is the Best Solution

Each case must be considered under its facts and circumstances. Although our Recent Victories reflect many of our outright dismissals, it is important to know that settlement — especially in the ...
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LVNV Funding, LLC and Resurgent Capital Sued for Misidentifying Actual Owner of Debt and Improperly Shifting Court Costs to Consumers

Many original creditors write off bad debts and sell them to third party debt collectors who use aggressive, and sometimes unlawful, practices to collect those debts in violation of the Fair Debt ...
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Debt Buyers using Confusing Names is a Hot Issue for The Langel Firm

We were busy in February 2015. Debt Buyers Using Confusing Names in Litigation We sued several creditors for continuing to use confusing names in court cases. We use recent precedent in Lee v. Forster ...
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Class action against LVNV Funding, Resurgent, and Mel S. Harris Survives Dismissal Motion

In Fritz v. Resurgent Capital Services, LP, [1] the plaintiffs in a class action assert claims against Resurgent Capital Services, LP, LVNV Funding, and Mel Harris, et al. for alleged violations of ...
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Resurgent Capital Services, LLC Fails in its Attempt to "Amend" the Caption to Replace it with LVNV Funding as Real Party in Credit Card Lawsuit

Resurgent Capital Services, LLC, represented by Mel Harris & Associates, LLC, was denied in its attempt, by motion, to simply amend the case caption to substitute Resurgent with different debt ...
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Filing a Time-Barred Bankruptcy Claim by LVNV Funding Not an FDCPA Violation, Holds Federal Court

During the context of a bankruptcy wherein LVNV Funding, LLC allegedly filed time-barred proof of claims (past statute of limitations) in violation of Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), two ...
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LVNV Funding and Resurgent Capital Fined $1M for Violations of The FDCPA and other Collection Laws

This office reports on significant creditor harassment/FDCPA cases from around the country; especially if they involve class actions and government-instituted actions alleging widespread misconduct ...
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Tennessee Court of Appeals Rejects LVNV's Affidavits

Stop us if you've heard this before…. In a Tennessee case, debt buyer LVNV Funding claimed it had purchased a Sears MasterCard credit card account, and was now trying to collect $15,101.23 ...
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Court Issues Biting Decision Against Rubin & Rothman, LVNV Funding; Fines Rubin & Rothman $10,000

Today we report on a biting decision from the City Court of Mount Vernon (New York), captioned LVNV Funding v Guest [1] . In this case, LVNV Funding, LLC (LVNV), represented by Rubin & Rothman, ...
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Court dismisses collection case by LVNV Funding and Mel Harris

We are pleased to report to you about a recent decision from Kings County Civil Court captioned LVNV Funding LLC v. Hatzakis, 111517-10/KI. The case, in which LVNV Funding sued to collect ...
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