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  • 5 Ways the C.A.R.D. Act is Helping Consumers of Credit
    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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  • Debt Buyer's Failure to Communicate Disputed Nature of Debt to its Collector found Actionable under the FDCPA; Class Action survives Motion to Dismiss
    Debt Buyer's Failure to Communicate Disputed Nature of Debt to its Collector found Actionable under the FDCPA; Class Action survives Motion to Dismiss

    In Plummer v. Atlantic Credit & Finance, Inc ., [1] the court upheld three general rules: Debt buyers are debt collectors. Buying and selling debts is considered debt collection activity covered under ...

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  • District Court Finds that Communications Directed to a Consumer's Attorney may be Actionable Under the FDCPA
    District Court Finds that Communications Directed to a Consumer's Attorney may be Actionable Under the FDCPA

    The Eastern District of Michigan denied a motion to dismiss brought by the attorneys for Atlantic Credit & Finance, Inc. in Misleh v. Timothy E. Baxter & Associates (E.D. Mich. 2011). The plaintiff ...

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