6th Circuit: Unaccepted Offer In Class Suit Does Not Moot FCPA Complaint

Mealey's (November 2, 2016, 2:24 PM EDT) -- CINCINNATI — The Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Oct. 27, citing the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in Campbell-Ewald Co. v. Gomez (136 S. Ct. 663 [2016]), vacated a trial court’s judgment that dismissed a Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) class complaint for lack of jurisdiction after the defendant made an unaccepted offer to the named plaintiff and entered judgment in the plaintiff’s favor despite his protests (Sean Conway v. Portfolio Recovery Associates, LLC, No. 15-5925, 6th Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 19373)....
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