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  • Disabled Consumer Awarded Over $1 Million in Citibank Harassment Case
    Disabled Consumer Awarded Over $1 Million in Citibank Harassment Case

    Our firm is proud to announce that Attorney Ronald Wilcox and co-counsel Ben Dupre were able to help Eddie Haas who was awarded $1.1. Eddie was continually harassed by Citibank when he fell behind on ...

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  • U.S. Seeks to Up Oversight on Debt-Collection Industry
    U.S. Seeks to Up Oversight on Debt-Collection Industry

    The last five years have been hard on the economy from every side. By the very nature of the capital market, surviving economic hardship often means making the hardship greater for someone else. ...

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  • Midland Funding, LLC Settles Lawsuit for
    Midland Funding, LLC Settles Lawsuit for "Robo-Signing" Practices

    Minneapolis, Minnesota – The state of Minnesota went after Midland Funding, LLC, one of the largest debt buyers in the country after Minnesota accused the debt buyer of targeting people for debts that ...

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  • Federal Judges Refuse to Dismiss Consumer's FDCPA Case Against Ocwen
    Federal Judges Refuse to Dismiss Consumer's FDCPA Case Against Ocwen

    A 3 judge panel found that consumers, Lisa Bridge and William Bridge, had valid claims against Ocwen Financial Corporation for violations of the federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA). ...

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  • Creditor Tries to Repossess Car With People In It!
    Creditor Tries to Repossess Car With People In It!

    A federal court judge refused to throw out a case against a debt collector who tried to repossess a car while the people were still in it! Smith v. AFS Acceptance, 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 75976 (N.D. IL ...

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  • Debt Collector NAFS Ordered to Turn Over Information and Fined $5,000
    Debt Collector NAFS Ordered to Turn Over Information and Fined $5,000

    A federal district court ordered debt collector National Action Finance Services to turn over information regarding in telephone collections practices, and sanctioned the collection agency $5,000, for ...

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