Judge: Claim For Failure To Provide Disclosure Under FDCPA Can Proceed
(February 17, 2016, 2:26 PM EST) -- ROCKFORD, Ill. — An Illinois federal judge on Feb. 16 denied a property company's motion to dismiss claims against it for violation of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), allowing property owners' claims that it violated the FDCPA by failing to disclose that it was attempting to collect debt to proceed (Andrew Schlaf, et al. v. Safeguard Properties LLC, No. 15-50113, N.D. Ill.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 18531).
(Opinion available. Document #85-160308-004Z.)
Andrew and Wendy Schlaf, individually and on behalf of a putative class, sued...