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FDCPA Provides For 30-Day Dispute Period

In a recent consumer debt matter Stokes v. Transworld Systems Inc., an individual, Pamela Stokes, brought a class action suit against Defendant Transworld Systems, Inc. (TSI) for claimed violations of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) following her receipt…

Overhaul to Student Loan Collections Considered

Congress will review the idea of implementing the system used in England for collection of student loans. The current system in the United States often involves debt collection agencies hounding the unemployed without offering mention of available payment deferral programs….