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Maurice Wutscher’s Christopher Hahn Named a 2019 Florida Rising Star


June 5, 2019 — Maurice Wutscher attorney Christopher P. Hahn has been named a 2019 Florida Rising Star by Super Lawyers. This is an exclusive list, recognizing no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state. This is the third consecutive year Mr. Hahn has been selected for this honor. Based in Maurice Wutscher’s Fort Lauderdale office, Mr. Hahn focuses his practice on consumer credit litigation, commercial litigation, and insurance litigation. Super Lawyers is a Thomson Reuters rating service of outstanding lawyers from...

Maurice Wutscher’s Alan Hochheiser to Speak at NIADA/NABD Convention


May 24, 2019 — Maurice Wutscher attorney Alan Hochheiser will discuss current trends in bankruptcy filings and strategies to avoid litigation at the NIADA/NABD Convention & Expo in Las Vegas on June 19. In Mr. Hochheiser's breakout session — Seeing an Increase in Bankruptcy Filings? How to Prosper, Avoid Sanctions and Do It Right — he will explain what to do when a customer files bankruptcy and how to properly handle bankruptcy matters. The conference is presented by the National Independent Automobile Dealers Association...

Maurice Wutscher Webinar Series to Examine CFPB’s Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on FDCPA


May 14, 2019 -- Maurice Wutscher is hosting a three part webinar series on May 15, May 22 and June 6 examining the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to implement the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. Years in the making, the proposed rules bring significant changes to the form and manner of debt collector communications to consumers, credit reporting and litigation activity. Interested parties will have 90 days from publication in the Federal Register to submit comments to the rules. The webinars...

Maurice Wutscher’s Donald Maurice to Discuss CFPB’s Proposed Rules for FDCPA During RMAI Webinar May 13


May 10, 2019 — Maurice Wutscher attorney Donald Maurice will discuss the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to implement the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act during a webinar presented by Receivables Management Association International on May 13 at 12 pm ET. Years in the making, the proposed rules bring significant changes to the form and manner of debt collector communications to consumers, credit reporting and litigation activity. Interested parties will have 90 days from publication in...

Webinar to Examine CFPB’s Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for Fair Debt Collection Practices Act


May 8, 2019 -- Maurice Wutscher attorneys Donald Maurice, Shannon Miller, Eric Rosenkoetter and Brent Yarborough will present a webinar on May 15 at 2 pm ET examining the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to implement the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. Years in the making, the proposed rules bring significant changes to the form and manner of debt collector communications to consumers, credit reporting and litigation activity. Interested parties will have 90 days from publication in the...

Maurice Wutscher’s Jeffrey Karek, Eric Rosenkoetter Published in Business Law Today Month-In-Brief


May 6, 2019 — Maurice Wutscher attorneys Jefferey Karek and Eric Rosenkoetter have been published in recent issues of Business Law Today’s Month-In-Brief: Business Regulation & Regulated Industries. In "11th Circuit: Offering to “Resolve” a Time-Barred Debt Can Violate FDCPA Absent Disclosures," Mr. Rosenkoetter discusses a ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit "that an offer to 'resolve' a debt without disclosing its time-barred status may be deceptive or misleading under the federal Fair Debt...

Maurice Wutscher’s Shannon Miller to Give Guidance on Collection Compliance


March 14, 2019 — Maurice Wutscher attorney Shannon P. Miller will offer guidance on how to remain compliant when collecting debt during a seminar "FDCPA and Collection Law" on April 4 in Cherry Hill, NJ. Presented by the National Business Institute, the full-day seminar will cover all aspects of collection law and compliance including the latest developments with the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and other consumer protection laws, how to locate assets after judgments, best practices when collecting judgments, bankruptcy's...
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