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Overview of State and Federal Restraints on Debt Collection

Recorded on: Jun. 12, 2017
Running Time: 00:59:35

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Taken from the Web Program Representing the Pro Bono Client: Consumer Law Basics 2017 recorded June, 2017 in San Francisco.

Overview of State and Federal Restraints on Debt Collection [00:59:35]

The speaker will provide a comprehensive review of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (“FDCPA”) and state statutory authority, including:

  • Scope of the FDCPA - what is a “consumer debt” and who is a “debt collector” under the FDCPA
  • Mandated consumer disclosures under the FDCPA
  • Prohibited practices under the FDCPA
  • Investigating and preparing an FDCPA case
  • Overview of Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”)
  • Remedies under the FDCPA and TCPA, including class action claims

Cary L. Flitter, Esq.

The purchase price of this segment includes the following article from the Course Handbook available online:

  • Taming the Collection Tempest: A Primer on Federal and State Restraints on Consumer Debt Collection
    Robert W. Murphy, Cary L. Flitter

Presentation Material

  • Federal Restraints on Debt Collection (PowerPoint slides)
    Cary L Flitter
Cary L Flitter ~ Flitter Milz, P.C.
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