Changes to the FDCPA that Will Redefine Debt Collection ("The Debt Collection Drill")

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ("CFPB") is moving forward with plans to overhaul the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act ("FDCPA"), focusing specifically on debt documentation, call frequency, and modernizing the law to account for technology changes since the FDCPA was enacted in 1977. In this episode of The Debt Collection Drill, Moss & Barnett attorneys John Rossman and Mike Poncin discuss the CFPB’s recent Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking and identify three areas of potential change for the industry.