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  • Debt Defense: Tips & Hacks 1
    Debt Defense: Tips & Hacks 1

    Our "Debt Defense: Tips & Hacks" series was inspired by our Facebook page that we're delighted to see obtain increased viewership. Our goal is to provide quick, useable, and current nuggets of ...

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  • Midland Funding Seeks U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Over Usury Issue
    Midland Funding Seeks U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Over Usury Issue

    You may remember in Madden v. Midland Funding, LLC , the United States Court of Appeals ruled that Midland Funding, LLC a non-bank debt buyer, was unable to charge the same usurious rates of interest ...

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  • CFPB Stiffly Penalizes Midland Funding and Portfolio Recovery Associates for Collection Defects
    CFPB Stiffly Penalizes Midland Funding and Portfolio Recovery Associates for Collection Defects

    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ("CFPB"), the federal government's consumer-protection muscle levied stiff penalties against Encore Capital Group (the parent to Midland Funding, LLC and ...

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  • Midland Funding, LLC Not Permitted to Violate Usury Laws Under National Bank Act
    Midland Funding, LLC Not Permitted to Violate Usury Laws Under National Bank Act

    Usury is defined as an illegally high rate of interest. In New York, the civil usury rate is 16% [1] and the criminal usury rate is 25% [2] . Banks get around state usury laws through the National ...

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  • Midland Funding, LLC Summary Judgment Motion Denied as Inexcusably Late
    Midland Funding, LLC Summary Judgment Motion Denied as Inexcusably Late

    Facing a "Motion for Summary Judgment" by Midland Funding, LLC ? If so, Midland Funding, LLC is seeking a judgment against you while dispensing the need for a trial. The evidence against you is being ...

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  • Cohen & Slamowitz and Midland Funding Improperly Attempt to shift Burden to Judgment Debtor to Establish Exempt Income in Restrained Bank Account
    Cohen & Slamowitz and Midland Funding Improperly Attempt to shift Burden to Judgment Debtor to Establish Exempt Income in Restrained Bank Account

    Suddenly your bank accounts are frozen. Your money in that account represents social security income, pension funds, unemployment checks, veteran benefits, worker's compensation, wages within last 60 ...

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