Spotting and Investigating the Legal Issue

The Da Vinci Code—How to Read and Understand Mortgage Life of Loan Histories using Black Knight’s LoanSphere Magnified MSP

Wednesday, February 14, 2018, 2:00pm EST

Private Members: $50 
Legal Aid, Military, Public Interest and Law School Members: $30
Nonmembers: $90 (Nonmembers need to email Rebecca@consumeradvocates.org to be verified to attend the webinar)

Hands-On Tools for TILA Closed End Credit Cases

Consumer lawyers routinely review loans, including auto loans, payday loans, tax loans, and pawn loans. All of this paper is an opportunity: experience teaches that many loans violate the Truth in Lending Act (TILA). TILA claims can take many forms and serve many purposes, from creating powerful counterclaims in individual debt collection cases, to forming the basis for class actions. This webinar will provide hands-on tools for identifying and litigating TILA closed-end credit cases.

Disputable Me: Tools and Tricks for Challenging Credit Card Debt

Nearly fifty percent of Americans have been victims of credit card fraud in the past five years. The fallout from fraudulent charges can extend beyond the simple hassle of being placed on a “brief hold” when calling the card issuer into taking the time, creditworthiness, and sanity away from even the most sophisticated consumer. Fortunately, we have the tools to combat this, including the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), Fair Credit Billing Act (FCBA), and Electronic Funds Transfer Act (EFTA).

FDCPA Claims Arising out of Bankruptcy after Midland v. Johnson

This webinar will cover the three different types of FDCPA claims that may intersect with a bankruptcy case: pre-petition claims, post-petition claims arising directly out of the bankruptcy case, and post-petition claims arising outside of the bankruptcy. We'll review the impact of Midland v Johnson on each of these types of claims. We'll also review best practices for protecting pre-petition claims in a Chapter 7 case, and introductory steps for initiating an adversary proceeding.

Grow Your Practice: Beyond Traditional Consumer Statutes

Webinars

  • Basic Concepts of the Electronic Funds Transfers Act
  • Civil RICO for Consumer Lawyers
  • Nuts and Bolts: Integrating Food Law Into Your Practice
  • Introduction to Food Law and Hot Topics

Why These Videos Are Helpful

Are you interested in expanding your consumer practice to new cases? Do you take FDCPA cases and want to learn how to use the Electronic Funds Transfers Act (EFTA) to bring additional claims for your clients?

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