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District Court (N.J.) Confirms that FDCPA’s 1692f “Catch-All” Provision Does Not, in fact, Catch All

In Sanders v. Am. Coradius Int’l LLC, Civil Action No. 2:22-cv-2652 (JXN)(CLW), 2022 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 214456, at *10-11 (D.N.J. Nov. 29, 2022), Judge Neals confirms that 15 USC 1692f’s “catch-all” provision cannot be used as a fallback for conduct…

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Valdez v. Costco Wholesale Corp., No. B315309, 2022 Cal. App. LEXIS 952 (Ct. App. Nov. 18, 2022)

The Legislature amended H&S Code 1799.102 after Van Horn v. Watson (2008) 45 Cal.4th 322 to extend the statutory immunity for Good Samaritans who render emergency medical or nonmedical care or assistance at the scene of an emergency.  For these purposes, H&S Code 1797.70 defines “emergency” to mean “a condition or situation in which an individual has a need for…

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Severson Financial Services Attorneys Participate in Fall Conference on Consumer Finance Law

Three Severson & Werson attorneys were panelists at the Fall Conference on Consumer Financial Law on October 20-21 in Plano, Texas, the primary focus of which was Vehicle Finance. The Conference on Consumer Finance Law (CCFL) is a non-profit organization…

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