Law firms solely conducting public trustee foreclosures not “debt collectors” under FDCPA 16:43, April 2, 2019

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On March 20, 2019, the United States Supreme Court held in Obduskey v. McCarthy & Holthus LLP, 586 U.S. —- (2019) (case no. 17-1307) that a law firm only conducting a non-judicial (i.e., public trustee) foreclosure is not a “debt collector” under the Fair Debt Collection Practice Act (the “Act”). However, such proceedings do fall […]

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Garfield & Hecht, P.C. is proud to announce the Fruita City Council has appointed Paul Wisor to serve as its City Attorney.  Originally established as a farming community in 1884, the City is now regarded as a world class outdoor recreation destination for mountain biking, hiking, and rafting.  It is also well known for its […]

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Garfield & Hecht attorney Paul Wisor recently gave a presentation at the Special District Association of Colorado’s 2018 Annual Conference entitled “The Two C’s: CORA and Campaigns.”  The presentation focused on the restrictions applicable to special districts pursuant to the Fair Campaign Finance Act with respect to the use of public moneys in state and […]

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