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Will The Real American Express Please Stand Up?

American Express has filed a motion to intervene in a class-action lawsuit filed against a collection agency, which was accused of violating the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act by sending a collection letter to a plaintiff on American Express’s letterhead and with the company’s logo. American Express is seeking to …

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Agency Wins Summary Judgment in TCPA Case

As Artin Betpera from Womble Bond Dickinson first published, a federal judge in Alabama has granted summary judgment in favor of a collection agency that argued a plaintiff’s consent to be contacted on her cell phone could not be revoked under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act because she had provided …

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Appeals Court Rules Tolls Not Subject to FDCPA

Even though an account number and a quick response code was visible in the window of its collection letter envelope, an Appeals Court has ruled that the collection agency which sent the communication did not violate the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act because what it was attempting to collect on …

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