Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (Litigator Series)

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A working group that includes officials from five Labor Department enforcement divisions has been established to... Chase sued the affected consumers for credit card debts and obtained judgments between January 1, 2009 and June 30, 2014. So any type of investment other than residential property is exempt. (Margin lending would have been excluded on this basis, even if it had not been specifically excluded elsewhere in the legislation). The supplier shall file a copy of the cure offer with the court in which the action was commenced. (B) A consumer shall have thirty days after the date the consumer or the consumer's attorney receives a cure offer from a supplier to notify the supplier, or if the supplier is represented by an attorney, the supplier's attorney, of the consumer's acceptance or rejection of the cure offer.

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Publisher: LandMark Publications (June 18, 2015)


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