California Law

This is a big deal. Formerly, payday lenders in California have been hiding behind a loose and convenient association with local native American tribes, and the payday lenders have claimed tribal immunity from California law.

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Law Offices of Eric Ridley PORT HUENEME CA

There are a number of defenses that I raise when defending these NCT student loan lawsuit cases. Many of these National Collegiate Trust loans had a guarantee agreement in them (and they were never originally made by NCT). A guarantee agreement is similar to an insurance policy: When you default on the student loan, the guarantee company pays the claim.

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Negative and untrue reviews about your business which have been posted on the Ripoff Report can be extremely damaging to your business. Google absolutely loves Ripoff Report reviews, and features them very highly in search results.

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Law Offices of Eric Ridley PORT HUENEME CA

VENTURA, Calif. (CN) – An 81-year-old man claims in court that Diamond Resorts International, a timeshare club, defrauded him of $50,000 and keeps trying to get more. Louis Wolff claims Diamond Resorts International Club and six affiliates used high-pressure sales tactics to open credit cards in his name, run up bills on them “before plaintiff even realized the cards existed,” ...

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If you’ve been sued by a creditor, don’t panic. Breathe. No one is going to come to your house tomorrow and take your possessions. The legal system, in spite of its flaws, is usually fair, and it gives you lots of time to respond to your collection agency lawsuit, whether it’s from Midland Funding, Portfolio Recovery Associates, Kenosian & Miele, ...

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I argue with the collection industry for a living. I blog about them and use pictures of clowns or monsters to represent them. And I know that, as an industry, it causes lots of fear, stress, and confusion among my clients and millions of consumers across the USA.

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In 2003, Tonya Burke was living in North Carolina with her two children when she got into financial trouble. She had fallen $500 behind on her rent and utilities, and neither of her boys’ fathers was able to chip in. Then she needed to take time off from work when her younger son, who was only 8 months old, had ...

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Law Offices of Eric Ridley PORT HUENEME CA

Update by Bankruptcy Attorney Eric Ridley. For the second time in recent years, Desert Hot Springs edged closer to possible bankruptcy recently when their City Council voted to cut pay for its police force by 22%, emphasizing how dire the city’s budget crisis is.

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