Learn the latest on Debtors' & Creditors' Rights with this convenient, 24/7 On-demand Recording & Complimentary Podcast. Register to obtain CLE & MCLE credit, receive course & materials, and attend this on-demand seminar. YOU MAY LISTEN FROM ANY TYPE OF COMPUTER OR IPOD. This recording does not expire so you may listen at your convenience, as many times as you wish.
Debtors’ & Creditors’ Rights Benefits:
90-Minute On-demand Recording & Complimentary Podcast
Includes access to 39 pages of course & reference material.
Register for CLE & MCLE credit - specific credit hours are listed at the bottom of this page.
The weak economy has made debtors’ and creditors’ rights one of the most in-demand and profitable areas of legal practice today. Consumer and business debts have risen as the economy continues to teeter on recession. Effectively understanding and utilizing the best practices on debtors’ and creditors’ rights are your tools to grow your practice and prevail in court. The Rossdale faculty for this seminar includes three authorities on the subject, who will describe the latest developments in debt defense, credit reporting cases, foreclosure defense, as well as bankruptcy related issues. Our nationally recognized speakers will also cover pre-suit negotiation, litigation strategies, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, examining credit reports, collection violations, forensic audits, and the effects of bankruptcy on collection remedies. Registration includes course and reference materials that serve as a helpful guide to the numerous topics and techniques discussed in this on-demand recording. Agenda: 1. Debt Defense:
a. Effectively Defending against the Creditor’s Lawsuit
b. Best Practices on Negotiation of Debt Pre-suit and After Service
c. Options for Defense or Resolution of Debt or Multiple Debts
d. Realistic Analysis of Options including Bankruptcy
e. Litigation Strategies on Defending Debt Cases
f. Offensive Strategies on Suing for Collection Violations
g. FDCPA, TCPA, & State Statutes 2. Credit Reporting Cases:
a. Effectively Examining a Credit Report
b. Properly Utilizing Credit Reports In Collection Violation Cases
c. Strategically Correcting and Disputing Reports
d. Reviewing UCC, Credit Bureau, Financial Institution, Real Estate, and Public Records
e. Litigation Strategies 3. Foreclosure Defense & Bankruptcy Related Issues:
a. Pre-litigation Tools: Forensic Audits & Mortgage Relief Programs
b. Essential Defensive Tools
c. Discussions with Client including Bankruptcy Options
d. Impact of Bankruptcy on Civil Judgments
e. Effect of Collection Remedies in Bankruptcy 4. Recorded Question & Answer Session
Biography of Seminar Faculty:
1. Paul A. Herman
is a nationally recognized expert on fair credit reporting and consumer law, including debt defense, debt collection violations, student loan defaults, the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) as well as the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA). He has been board certified in Worker’s Compensation law for two decades, having represented both employers/carriers and claimants in Workers Compensation matters, state Workers’ Compensation Act, the Longshoremen and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (LHWCA) and most recently employees under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) for Overtime and minimum wage violations. Mr. Herman has been rated AV (the highest rating) by Martindale-Hubbell. Prior to attending law school at the University of Miami, Mr. Herman worked for the New York Times.
2. Mark C. Rossi,
a national authority on collecting assets, is a partner at Esher and Rossi, where he concentrates his practice on representing individual and commercial debtors, secured and unsecured creditors, and creditors’ committees in a variety of matters arising under state law and federal bankruptcy law. Mr. Rossi also represents bankruptcy trustees in various liquidation and litigation proceedings. He is a highly sought after lecturer and author, having published numerous articles and spoken widely on the complexities associated with bankruptcy and insolvency. He has held leadership positions in his bar association. Mr. Rossi has contributed extensively to a variety of pro bono projects and organizations furnishing legal services to those in need. Mr. Rossi has served as an adjunct professor of law at New England School of Law, where he taught an upper level course concentrating on Bankruptcy and Creditor Rights. Mr. Rossi is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute and the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys. He is a graduate of the University of Southern California and of Suffolk University Law School.
3. Jorge M. Abril,
one of the nation's leading creditor's attorney, has practiced law for over 22 years, with a focus on representing businesses throughout the United States and abroad. He concentrates on consumer and commercial collections and related litigation, including post judgment remedies, proceedings supplementary, fraudulent conveyances and shareholder liability. In addition, he maintains an active practice in the area of healthcare collections and healthcare reimbursement, representing hospitals, physicians and ancillary providers in managed care litigation under the Florida HMO Act and Federal Court litigation arising from disputes under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA). Mr. Abril possesses over 30 years experience in the debt collection industry and is a frequent lecturer in issues including the FDCPA, the FCRA, HIPAA, TILA, the Florida Hospital Lien Ordinances, and numerous other credit, collection, consumer privacy and healthcare related matters. You will receive instant access to the seminar, accompanying materials, and information to report the CLE credits as soon as you register with a credit card or when we process your check.CLE ACCREDITATION: Rossdale CLE is a national leader in attorney education and has trained thousands of attorneys, paralegals, and other legal professionals.
Attend this on-demand seminar & podcast for CLE & MCLE credit with the following pending & approved jurisdictions:
1. State Bar of California for 1.5 MCLE credits
2. The Florida Bar for 2.0 CLE credits
3. Georgia Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
4. Mississippi Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits
5. The State of Nebraska for 1.5 CLE credits
6. The Nevada Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits
7. The New Mexico Minimum Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE credits
8. The New York State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
9. The Oregon State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
10. The Utah State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 MCLE credits
11. The Washington State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 MCLE credits
12. The Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners for 1.5 CLE credits
13. The Wyoming State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
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