Anticipating Decisions In Three Supreme Court Cases With Potential To Impact Class Action Litigation

Class Actions  •  Consumer Reporting  •  FCRA  •  Litigation  •  What You Need To Know - Background Info On Current Issues
The US Supreme Court’s October 2015 term includes three cases that may have important implications for class action litigation: Spokeo Inc. v. Robins et al., 13-1339, Campbell-Ewald Co. v. Gomez, 14-857, and Tyson Foods, Inc. v. […]

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The CFPB Targets Lender’s Credit Card Division With More Than $200MM In Penalties

CFPB  •  Credit Cards  •  Debt Collection  •  Enforcement  •  Enforcement Actions  •  OCC  •  State AGs  •  UDAP/UDAAP
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has set its sights on debt collection practices again.  In April, we wrote about the CFPB’s $63 million settlement with a mortgage servicer, Green Tree Mortgage, in part for Green Tree’s alleged […]

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Mortgage Servicer Agrees to Pay More Than $60 million for Alleged “Abusive” Collection Practices

CFPB  •  Debt Collection  •  Default Servicing  •  Enforcement  •  Enforcement Actions  •  FTC
The mortgage servicing industry remains under scrutiny, as evidenced by the recent joint enforcement action against Green Tree Servicing, LLC by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).   In a […]

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