Federal Judge Affirms Report Granting Borrower Leave To Amend FDCPA Claim
Mealey's (September 1, 2015, 2:27 PM EDT) -- GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A Michigan federal judge on Aug. 28 rejected objections asserted by several lenders to a magistrate judge's recommendation that a borrower be allowed to amend his claims, including a claim for violation of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), finding that more information is needed on the ownership of the subject loan (Robert [Raffauel] Gooch Jr. v. Accredited Home Lenders, et al., No. 1:14-CV-00689, W.D. Mich.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 114986).