Summary Judgment of Debt Collector Reversed – The Law Office of Carol A. Lawson

Summary Judgment of Debt Collector Reversed

Foreclosue Defence Lawyer

The Sixth Circuit reversed an award of summary judgment in favor of a debt collector, where the debtor argued the law firm a failed to verify the disputed debt, as required by the federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, 15 U.S.C. § 1692, et seq. (“FDCPA”).

By failing to properly validate the debt , the Court held that the Firm violated §1692g(b).

The Court granted Summary Judgment to the Debtor.

http://www.ca6.uscourts.gov/opinions.pdf/14a0153p-06.pdf

 

Carol A. Lawson, Esq., 28870 U.S. Hwy19 #300, Hodusa Towers, Clearwater, FL 33761             Phone: (727) 410-2705;   email: calh@gate.net