Daily Digest – February 28. Judge Remands Class Action Back to State Court; Advocacy Going After Civil Justice System

JUDGE REMANDS FDCPA CLASS ACTION BACK TO STATE COURT FOR LACK OF STANDING

JUDGE GRANTS MOTION FOR JUDGMENT IN FDCPA CASE BECAUSE DEBT IN QUESTION NOT SUBJECT TO STATUTE

ADVOCACY ISSUES REPORT, CREATES MODEL LEGISLATION AIMED AT REVIVING CIVIL JUSTICE SYSTEM

  • A pair of national consumer advocates have issued a report and a draft of model legislation that can be introduced at the state and federal level that aims to restore consumer protections and civil justice that they argue have been “stripped away,” eliminating the right of Americans to have their day in court. The announcement follows announcements from regulators like the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau that they are looking at the additional fees — referred to as “junk” fees — that are often charged by companies to consumers.

EXPERTS SHARE CONTEXT ON CASES IMPACTING ARM INDUSTRY

  • Understanding the context and consequences of court rulings can be difficult. Thankfully, there are experts out there that can do it for us. Mitch Williamson, Joann Needleman, John Redding, Laurie Nelson, Jonathan Floyd, and Cooper Walker break down the ins and outs of cases impacting the ARM industry in this week’s Compliance Digest, which is brought to you by Bedard Law Group.

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