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Maurice Wutscher Webinar to Give Guidance on Emails and Hyperlink Delivery of FDCPA Disclosures

Sept. 12, 2019 — Maurice Wutscher will host a webinar on Sept. 19, Emails and Hyperlink Delivery of FDCPA Disclosures after Lavalleeexploring the landscape for the use of electronic communications in debt collection.

In addition to Lavallee and the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the webinar will examine state regulation of electronic communications in debt collection, the CFPB’s proposed rules for electronic communications in debt collection and the use of the E-Sign Act. The webinar qualifies for 1.5 RMAI Certification Credits.

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Maurice Wutscher’s Donald Maurice to Speak at RMAI Executive Summit

July 26, 2019 — Maurice Wutscher’s Donald Maurice will speak on several topics impacting the receivables management industry at the RMAI Executive Summit in Sedona, July 30-Aug. 1.

Mr. Maurice, who serves as outside counsel to Receivables Management Association International, will lead a discussion with a consumer advocate, present on ethics-driven compliance management, and give an update on federal and state legislative and regulatory issues.

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Maurice Wutscher Attorneys to Speak at ABA Business Law Section Meeting

Sept. 7, 2016 — Maurice Wutscher attorneys Donald Maurice and Brent Yarborough will moderate a roundtable discussion on the latest developments in debt collection litigation and regulation on Sept. 8 at the American Bar Association’s Business Law Section Annual Meeting in Boston.

The discussion will cover the CFPB’s outline of proposed debt collection rules and its SBREFA panel. Also, Maurice and Yarborough will discuss recent circuit court decisions addressing whether the FDCPA prohibits the filing of “time-barred” proofs of claim in bankruptcy and other litigation developments.

The Consumer Financial Services Committee roundtable is among more than 80 CLE programs prepared and presented by practice-area experts; topical sessions covering the latest business law issues; social events designed to facilitate networking and establish new contacts; and hundreds of committee and subcommittee meetings addressing developments in all areas of business law.

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Maurice Wutscher’s Eric Rosenkoetter Speaks on CFPB’s Proposed Debt Collection Rules

Aug. 3, 2016 — Maurice Wutscher attorney Eric Rosenkoetter discussed the CFPB’s proposed debt collection rules in a webinar presented by AccountsRecovery.net on Aug. 3.

Eric Rosenkoetter is a partner in Maurice Wutscher’s Austin, Texas office and practices in the firm’s Commercial Litigation, Consumer Credit Litigation and Regulatory Compliance groups.

Donald Maurice to Moderate Mortgage Loan Litigation Panel at ABA Spring Meeting

April 4, 2016 — Maurice Wutscher attorney Donald Maurice will moderate a panel discussion regarding mortgage loan litigation on April 7 at the ABA’s Business Law Section Spring Meeting in Montreal.

Panelists will examine three areas where mortgage lenders are facing conflicting rulings: 1) the running of limitations periods; 2) credit reporting following a mortgagee’s bankruptcy discharge; and, 3) Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and UDAAP liability arising from servicing notices.

Mr. Maurice will also moderate a Consumer Financial Services Committee roundtable regarding state regulation of debt collection following the panel at 4 p.m.

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