11th Circuit Finds Lender Violated FDCPA And Florida Law, Reverses Ruling

(December 7, 2015, 10:55 AM EST) -- ATLANTA — The 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Dec. 3 found that a lender violated the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) and the Florida Consumer Collections Practice Act (FCCPA) when it charged him attorney fees that were not agreed on, reversing a decision that granted summary judgment on his claims in favor of the bank (Kevin Prescott v. Seterus Inc., No. 15-10038, 11th Cir.; 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 20934).

(Opinion available. Document #85-151208-028Z.)


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