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Blog Posts in September, 2012

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  • AG's Office Looks into Robo-Signing at JPMorgan Chase
    AG's Office Looks into Robo-Signing at JPMorgan Chase

    The attorney general's office for the State of Mississippi has begun an investigation into allegations of "robo-signing [1] " in connection with credit card collection procedures at JPMorgan Chase. ...

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  • The Langel Firm Files Suit against Eltman, Eltman & Cooper for its Use of Deceptive
    The Langel Firm Files Suit against Eltman, Eltman & Cooper for its Use of Deceptive "Asset Investigation Letter"

    The Langel Firm recently sued [1] Eltman, Eltman & Cooper for violating the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act ("FDCPA") for its use of an "Asset Investigation Letter" as a collection device seeking ...

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  • Zwicker & Associates Case Dismissed for its Failure to Produce Process Server at Traverse Hearing
    Zwicker & Associates Case Dismissed for its Failure to Produce Process Server at Traverse Hearing

    In a shocking display of blind adherence to phony affidavits of service, Zwicker & Associates ran out of arguments today when its case was thrown out by Judge Velasquez of Queens Civil Court. The ...

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  • The Langel Firm Quickly Causes Voluntary Dismissal of Chase/Troy Capital Debt Lawsuit  Raising Statute of Limitations
    The Langel Firm Quickly Causes Voluntary Dismissal of Chase/Troy Capital Debt Lawsuit Raising Statute of Limitations

    Our client was sued [1] for an alleged Chase debt with a default date of no later than August of 2007. Our firm quickly moved to dismiss the case under Portfolio v. King (Court of Appeals) arguing ...

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  • The Langel Firm Sues CK Marketing, Inc. (Payday Online) for Usury and Collection Abuse
    The Langel Firm Sues CK Marketing, Inc. (Payday Online) for Usury and Collection Abuse

    In a case we filed in the Eastern District, NY on Friday, September 14, 2012, the complaint alleges that "CK Marketing, Inc." essentially operated as a guise to enforce and collect on a usurious ...

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  • Debt collector, Diversified Consultants, Inc., held Not Liable Under FDCPA for 38 Phone Calls Made in a 3-month Time Span
    Debt collector, Diversified Consultants, Inc., held Not Liable Under FDCPA for 38 Phone Calls Made in a 3-month Time Span

    To reiterate, it is just as important to see why fair debt collection cases fail as it is to see why they succeed. This blog summarizes a Northern District, NY decision [1] that dismissed a case ...

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