Jared Hartman, Esq. Posted on February 10, 2015   Mountain Lion Acquisitions, Inc. is known as a “debt buyer” under California law, as it is an entity that purchases charged-off consumer debts for less than the value of the outstanding debt, and then attempts to collect the outstanding amount for the full or near full…

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Jared Hartman, Esq. Posted on December 8, 2014   If you or a loved one have been contacted by The Law Offices of D. Scott Carruthers and they are claiming to be collecting on an old debt, then you should contact us immediately to discuss whether your consumer rights have been violated. The law firm…

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Jared Hartman, Esq. Posted on November 25, 2014   Multiple lawsuits have been filed recently against Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. alleging various violations of consumer rights. In one case, the customers allege that they had a home mortgage loan with Wells Fargo in the State of Kansas that resulted in a short-sale, through which Wells…

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Jared Hartman, Esq. Posted on November 11, 2014   On November 5, 2014, Semnar & Hartman, LLP filed a lawsuit in the Central District of California against Weststar Mortgage, Inc. alleging multiple violations of the law, including violations of the California Military and Veterans’ Code and the California Rosenthal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. The…

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Jared Hartman, Esq. Posted on October 22, 2014   It is often a misconception that repossession agents are not liable for the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act because they are not actually collecting a “debt” according to the common perception of what a “debt” is. However, the courts do recognize that the FDCPA applies to…

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Jared Hartman, Esq. Posted on August 4, 2014   If you have been sued for an outstanding debt, you MUST contact us immediately for a FREE, CONFIDENTIAL consultation to discuss the circumstances of whether the law firm has violated your rights under the Federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and the California Rosenthal Act. Many…

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