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Debt Collection Law Often Misunderstood

Individuals who are mistakenly dunned by debt collectors have standing to seek relief under the
Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, 15 U.S.C. §§ 1692 et seq. (“FDCPA”), a federal appeals court ruled recently. However, debts not arising from consensual consumer transactions for goods or services are
not “debts” covered by that act, another appeals court has ruled.

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