Rep. Waters Announces Assignments for House Fin’l Services Subcommittees

Rep. Maxine Waters [D-Calif.], the chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee, yesterday announced the representatives who will chair the committee’s six subcommittees. Of most interest to the accounts receivable management industry is likely the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions. That subcommittee will be chaired by Rep. Ed …

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Judge Grants MSJ For Defendant in FDCPA Dispute Case

A District Court judge in Indiana has granted a defendant’s motion for summary judgment, ruling that the collection agency was entitled to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act’s bona fide error defense because a fax that was sent by the plaintiff’s attorney disputing a debt was forwarded to the wrong …

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Compliance Digest – January 25

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