Collection Abuse

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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 Many of these National Collegiate Trust loans had a guarantee agreement in them (and they were never originally made by NCT).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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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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CAUTION – In California, and in many other states, recording a conversation without informing the other party is a crime and a civil rights offense. It appears from the conversation that this woman informed the telemarketer that he was being recorded, and he chose to ignore her.

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Federal agents in Georgia arrested John Todd Williams, 48, founder of debt collection agency Williams, Scott & Associates along with six other employees on Tuesday morning for allegedly running a $4.1 million debt collection scam that targeted more than 6,000 people across the United States.

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Glass Mountain Capital LLC breaks collection laws (FDCPA, Rosenthal FDCPA, California’s Unfair and Deceptive Practices Act, California’s Unfair Competition law) constantly. Glass Mountain Capital sometimes uses predictive dialing, robodialers and other prohibited means of collection in their efforts to collect past due debts.

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Tiger

You’ve just been served. The credit card company is suing you. You’re scared and don’t know what to do. You want to bury your head and hide. What if, with a little effort you could turn this frightening event into a victory for you?

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