Tag Archives: District Court for the District of New Jersey

Judge Grants MTD in FDCPA Case Over Settlement Offer

A District Court judge in New Jersey has granted a defendant’s motion to dismiss, ruling that a discount offer conveyed in a collection letter did not overshadow the plaintiff’s right to dispute the debt nor did offering multiple discount offers constitute a deceptive or misleading violation of the Fair Debt …

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Complaint Accuses Collector of Collecting on Settled Debt

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Judge Denies MTD in FDCPA Case Over Collection Fee

A District Court judge in New Jersey has denied a defendant’s motion to dismiss and a motion for sanctions against the plaintiff in a Fair Debt Collection Practices Act case that is accusing a law firm of improperly adding a collection fee in an itemization table included in a summons …

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