11th Circuit Finds Lenders Are Not Debt Collectors Under FDCPA

(February 1, 2016, 2:38 PM EST) -- ATLANTA — The 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Jan. 28 affirmed a district court's decision finding that several lenders did not violate the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) because they were not debt collectors under the FDCPA (Alexander Harvin v. Nationwide Title Clearing, et al., No. 15-11262, 11th Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 1376).

(Unpublished opinion available. Document #85-160209-037Z.)

Alexander Harvin sued JP Morgan Chase N.A, Nationwide Title Clearing, law firm Wargo French LLP and various individuals who were employed by either Nationwide,...
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