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Daily Digest – July 12. Judge Grants MTD in FDCPA Case Involving Hunstein Claim; Ariz. Medical Debt Collection Initiative ‘Likely’ Heading to Ballot

JUDGE GRANTS MTD IN FDCPA CASE INVOLVING HUNSTEIN CLAIM A District Court judge in New York has granted a defendant’s motion to dismiss in a Fair Debt Collection Practices Act case, ruling the plaintiff lacked standing to file claims that the defendant violated the statute’s third-party disclosure provisions by using …

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Daily Digest – July 5. Judge Denies MSJ in FDCPA Case Over Cease Request; Appeals Court Overturns Dismissal of FDCPA Suit

JUDGE DENIES MSJ IN FDCPA CASE OVER CEASE REQUEST A District Court judge in Pennsylvania has denied a defendant’s motion for summary judgment, ruling that “reasonable juror” could determine that a collector acted with “requisite intent” when it made 12 calls to an individual after being notified that the individual …

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Daily Digest – June 29. CFPB Issues Rule Outlining How States Can Enact Credit Reporting Laws; New Payment Platform Allows Consumers to Split Purchases

CFPB ISSUES RULE OUTLINING HOW STATES CAN ENACT CREDIT REPORTING LAWS Just because grandma allows your kids to run in her house does not mean that you have to let them run in yours, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced to states yesterday, issuing an interpretive rule reminding them that …

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