Tag Archives: District Court for the District of Oregon

Judge Approves $2M Settlement in FDCPA Case

A debt collector in Oregon has agreed to pay $2 million to settle claims it violated the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act against a class of plaintiffs for charging an “issuance fee” of $45 when garnishing the assets of individuals with unpaid debts. A copy of the approved settlement in …

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Judge Grants MTD in FCRA Case Over Charged Off Debt

If an unpaid debt is charged off, should it be removed from an individual’s credit report? While a plaintiff believed it should, a District Court judge in Oregon thought differently, and has dismissed a Fair Credit Reporting Act case against a pair of defendants. A copy of the ruling in …

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