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High court backs debt collectors

PLI SmartBrief | May 16, 2017

Companies do not violate the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act when they use the bankruptcy claims process to try to collect liabilities after the statute of limitations has expired, a divided Supreme Court has ruled. In dissent, Justice Sonia Sotomayor wrote that debt collectors should not be allowed to sneak old accounts past consumers in bankruptcy, saying the practice is "unconscionable." Bloomberg (05/15)


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Avoid using these words during meetings

PLI SmartBrief | May 17, 2017

SEC issues cybersecurity alert to financial firms

PLI SmartBrief | May 18, 2017

Republicans used CRA to overturn 14 rules

PLI SmartBrief | May 16, 2017

Jury awards $1 in university harassment case

PLI SmartBrief | May 19, 2017

Why it's good to let your brain stop focusing

PLI SmartBrief | May 16, 2017

Donovan backs out as nominee for deputy treasury secretary

PLI SmartBrief | May 22, 2017

Senate GOP leader pessimistic on Dodd-Frank revamp

PLI SmartBrief | May 17, 2017

Ford CEO Fields reportedly fired

PLI SmartBrief | May 22, 2017


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