GETTING TO KNOW AUDRA FUNK OF REVCO SOLUTIONS
- Audra Funk has a perspective that not many people in the industry have — she has worked on both the consumer and creditor side of the debt collection dynamic. That perspective has allowed her to be more understanding of handling interactions with consumers and what it takes to thrive in any kind of situation. Read on to learn more about Audra and why you should not be multi-tasking while you are reading this. This series is sponsored by Applied Innovation.
APPEALS COURT AFFIRMS RULING FOR DEFENDANT IN TCPA ATDS CASE
- The Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has affirmed a lower court’s ruling in favor of a defendant that was accused of violating the Telephone Consumer Protection Act by contacting the plaintiff using an automated telephone dialing system.
PAYMENT PROCESSOR TO PAY $500K FINE, FACE BAN FROM COLLECTION BUSINESS IN PROPOSED SETTLEMENT WITH CFPB
- The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau yesterday announced a proposed settlement with a payment processing company and its founder that were both sued last year for allegedly knowingly processing payments on behalf of companies that were defrauding consumers, which will see the pair permanently banned from the debt collection industry, among others, while also imposing a fine of $500,000.
BRIT SUTTELL PROMOTED TO SHAREHOLDER OF BARRON & NEWBURGER
- Brit Suttell, a thought leader in Barron & Newburger’s extensive compliance efforts on behalf of its clients, has been promoted to shareholder of the firm. Brit’s leadership in the firm’s recent efforts to prepare clients for compliance with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Regulation F has made this a well-deserved promotion.
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