Tag Archives: Deceptive practices

UDAAP Council Weekly UDAAP Standards Report - 4/22/2015

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Every week, courts around the United States issue decisions addressing aspects of civil UDAAP claims. In an effort to illuminate the UDAAP standards, below is a sampling of some of this week’s UDAAP decisions on the meaning of unfair, deceptive, and abusive. Unfair A plaintiff failed to state a claim against a mortgage lender, where … Continue reading this entry

UDAAP Council Weekly UDAAP Standards Report - 4/1/2015

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Every week, courts around the United States issue decisions addressing aspects of civil UDAAP claims. In an effort to illuminate the UDAAP standards, below is a sampling of some of this week’s UDAAP decisions on the meaning of unfair, deceptive, and abusive. Unfair A borrower alleged that a mortgage servicing company (the “servicer”) violated the … Continue reading this entry

UDAAP Council Weekly UDAAP Standards Report - 3/25/2015

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Every week, courts around the United States issue decisions addressing aspects of civil UDAAP claims. In an effort to illuminate the UDAAP standards, below is a sampling of some of this week’s UDAAP decisions on the meaning of unfair, deceptive, and abusive. Unfair or Deceptive Borrowers’ allegations that a mortgage lender delayed and obstructed borrowers … Continue reading this entry

UDAAP Council Weekly UDAAP Standards Report - 3/18/2015

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Every week, courts around the United States issue decisions addressing aspects of civil UDAAP claims. In an effort to illuminate the UDAAP standards, below is a sampling of some of this week’s UDAAP decisions on the meaning of unfair, deceptive, and abusive. Unfair The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) suit against a for-profit college for … Continue reading this entry

UDAAP Council Weekly UDAAP Standards Report - 3/11/2015

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Every week, courts around the United States issue decisions addressing aspects of civil UDAAP claims. In an effort to illuminate the UDAAP standards, below is a sampling of some of this week’s UDAAP decisions on the meaning of unfair, deceptive, and abusive.… Continue reading this entry

UDAAP Council Weekly UDAAP Standards Report - 2/25/2015

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Every week, courts around the United States issue decisions addressing aspects of civil UDAAP claims. In an effort to illuminate the UDAAP standards, below is a sampling of some of this week’s UDAAP decisions on the meaning of unfair, deceptive, and abusive. Unfair Debtors adequately stated a claim under the Florida Consumer Collection Practices Act … Continue reading this entry

UDAAP Council Weekly UDAAP Standards Report - 2/4/2015

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Every week, courts around the United States issue decisions addressing aspects of civil UDAAP claims. In an effort to illuminate the UDAAP standards, below is a sampling of some of this week’s UDAAP decisions on the meaning of unfair, deceptive, and abusive. Unfair A plaintiff’s claim that a debt collector violated the Fair Debt Collection … Continue reading this entry

UDAAP Council Weekly UDAAP Standards Report - 1/07/2015

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Every week, courts around the United States issue decisions addressing aspects of civil UDAAP claims. In an effort to illuminate the UDAAP standards, below is a sampling of some of this week’s UDAAP decisions on the meaning of unfair, deceptive, and abusive. Unfair A violation of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act is a per … Continue reading this entry

UDAAP Council Weekly UDAAP Standards Report - 12/10/2014

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Every week, courts around the United States issue decisions addressing aspects of civil UDAAP claims. In an effort to illuminate the UDAAP standards, below is a sampling of some of this week’s UDAAP decisions on the meaning of unfair, deceptive, and abusive. Unfair A mortgagee was not liable under Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”) regulations … Continue reading this entry

UDAAP Council Weekly UDAAP Standards Report - 12/03/14

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Every week, courts around the United States issue decisions addressing aspects of civil UDAAP claims. In an effort to illuminate the UDAAP standards, below is a sampling of some of this week’s UDAAP decisions on the meaning of unfair, deceptive, and abusive.… Continue reading this entry

31 State Attorneys General Elected to Office

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Of the 50-state Attorneys General (AGs), 43 are elected. In 2014, 31 AGs were on the ballot of which 11 were open seats. Unofficial results are in, so meet the new Attorneys General. Arizona: AG-elect Mark Brvovich (R), former Department of Gaming Director Arkansas: AG-elect Leslie Rutledge (R), former Republican National Committee counsel Colorado: AG-elect … Continue reading this entry

UDAAP Council Weekly UDAAP Standards Report - 10/23/2014

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Every week, courts around the United States issue decisions addressing aspects of civil UDAAP claims. In an effort to illuminate the UDAAP standards, below is a sampling of some of this week’s UDAAP decisions on the meaning of unfair, deceptive, and abusive. Deceptive Plaintiff alleged a loan servicer made false reports to three credit reporting … Continue reading this entry

Capital One Required to Pay $140 Million in Consumer Refunds

Today, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”) engaged in its first major enforcement action by requiring Capital One to refund 2 million consumers approximately $140 million for profits gained from deceptive marketing practices related to its credit card protection services. The settlement was reached following an investigation, prompted by a March 2011 Government Accountability report on … Continue reading this entry