Cooper v. InvestiNet: Collector Settles Hunstein Copycat Case

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After negotiating the amount of substantive damages in a Hunstein-type case alleging a collector violated the FDCPA by using a letter vendor to prepare and send collection letters, a collector further negotiated the amount of attorneys’ fees and costs, reducing the amount due from almost $40,000 to $31,500. 04/18/2022 3:00 P.M. 3 minute read Cooper […]

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Edmondson v. Brennan & Clark: Allegations of Emotional Harm Does Not Confer Standing

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The consumer purchased a commercial auto insurance policy and fell behind on payments. The consumer and the insurance company dispute whether she intended to buy a consumer policy instead of the commercial policy. The consumer claims the insurance company violated the FDCPA when it attempted to collect the debt. The insurance company claims it is not a debt collector subject to the FDCPA and moved to have the case dismissed. […]

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