Daily Digest – September 11. IQor Files for Bankruptcy; Appeals Court Affirms Dismissal of FCRA Case Over Deleted Item

IQOR FILES FOR BANKRUPTCY PROTECTION

  • Collection operation and contact center business-process outsourcing provider iQor filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection yesterday, seeking approval of a pre-packaged plan that would provide the company with $130 million of funding to reorganize itself and continue operating.

APPEALS COURT AFFIRMS DISMISSAL OF FCRA CASE OVER DELETED ITEM ON CREDIT REPORT

  • The Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit has affirmed a lower court’s dismissal of a lawsuit in which an individual alleged a credit reporting agency violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act by deleting a positive from a credit report, which is fine as long as the item was not deleted from his credit file.

JUDGE PARTIALLY DENIES MTD IN FDCPA CASE OVER SOL DISCLOSURE IN LETTER

  • A District Court judge in Maryland partially dismissed allegations that a defendant violated the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act by sending a letter to collect on a time-barred debt without mentioning that any form of payment would revive the statute of limitations, but sided with the plaintiff in determining the choice of law provisions require such a disclosure to be made.

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