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  • Receive a letter by Asset Recovery Solutions? Demand Validation!
    Receive a letter by Asset Recovery Solutions? Demand Validation!

    I am not a nitpicky FDCPA lawyer. But I am an aggressive collection-defense litigator who has no hesitation to retaliate under the FDCPA when my clients are left in the dark without basic information. ...

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  • Debt Defense: Tips & Hacks 3 (Exempt Income Protection Act)
    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 lawyer, and Capital ...

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  • Debt Defense: Tips & Hacks 2 (Frozen Bank Accounts)
    Debt Defense: Tips & Hacks 2 (Frozen Bank Accounts)

    Exemption law has been at the forefront of this week's Facebook posts . New York's Exempt Income Protection Act, which went into effect on January 1, 2009, established procedures for releasing funds ...

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  • Upon Seizure of Bank Account, Often Times Quick Settlement is the Best Solution
    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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  • Most Frequent Debt Collection Complaints of 2015
    Most Frequent Debt Collection Complaints of 2015

    The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau has released its 2015 report to Congress. The report categorizes consumer complaints, with regard to debt collection, into six classifications. The report also ...

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  • Protective Order against Judgment Enforcement: New York
    Protective Order against Judgment Enforcement: New York

    Judgment debtors may turn to CPLR § 5240 to seek relief against the harsh effects of aggressive judgment enforcement. Located in a "centralized location" in Article 52, CPLR § 5240 may grant a debtor ...

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