GETTING TO KNOW REBECCA ROBERTS-STEWART OF L J ROSS ASSOCIATES
- Competitors and friends. Rebecca Roberts-Stewart not only gets it, but she is able to easily articulate it. One of the best things about this industry is the way that people — usually from competing companies — are able to come together to lift each other up. And it is because of people like her. Read on to learn more about Rebecca and how close she came to working with felons instead of debtors.
WARREN, BROWN ISSUE PROPOSAL TO PROTECT CONSUMERS DURING PANDEMIC, INCLUDING PAUSING ALL DEBT PAYMENTS
- Sen. Elizabeth Warren [D-Mass.] and Sen. Sherrod Brown [D-Ohio] yesterday released a proposal that calls on Congress to enact additional consumer protections, including allowing consumers to pause any and all of their debt payments for the duration of the coronavirus pandemic, because “bills keep coming and debts keep piling up.”
APPEALS COURT AFFIRMS SUMMARY JUDGMENT IN FCRA CASE
- The Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit has upheld a lower court’s grant of summary judgment in favor of a pair of defendants accused of violating the Fair Credit Reporting Act by not properly investigating a dispute filed by an individual.
VERMONT AG ISSUES REMINDER THAT STIMULUS CHECKS ARE EXEMPT FROM GARNISHMENT UNDER STATE LAW
- T.J. Donovan, the Attorney General of Vermont, has issued a directive to debt collectors, creditors, and financial institutions reminding them that economic stimulus payments made to residents of the state are protected from being garnished under state law.
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