Consumer Rights

January 2, 2021

Individual Bankruptcy Filings

July 22, 2015

Debt Collection in the Social Media Age

By: Kevin Hernandez   In an age where social media is ubiquitous, some debt collectors are catching on to its wide-spread use to assist in collecting […]
March 17, 2014

Black & LoBello on AM720 KDWN

Listen to the Legal Hour on KDWN AM720 from March 12th, 2014 in which Kevin L. Hernandez, Esq., discusses the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (“FDCPA”) (3:30)(9:15), legal […]
February 21, 2014

FOURTH CIRCUIT REJECTS REQUIREMENT OF WRITTEN DISPUTES UNDER THE FDCPA

     On January 31, 2014, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit held that an oral dispute of an alleged consumer debt is […]
February 20, 2014

Ninth Circuit Rules on Constitutionality of Actions Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act

On February 4, 2014, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that claims under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (“FCRA”) confer Article III standing regardless of any […]