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Fair Debt Act won’t back claim (access required)

Collections attorney sued over ‘errors’

A collections lawyer is not liable for false representations that violate the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act just because she made “immaterial technical errors” when responding to a debtor’s counterclaim. Alexandria Senior U.S. District Judge T.S. Ellis III rejected the debtor’s effort to drag  the collections lawyer into federal court based on her defensive pleadings in ...