The changing economy has increased interest in debt collection issues, lender practices, and consumer rights. This webinar focuses on recent changes in lending practices as they impact a creditor’s ability to collect debts. Examine the protections afforded to consumers in the debt collection process and review recent changes in the law that affect creditors’ rights and remedies.
COVID-19 has complicated creditors’ remedies, both on a practical and legal level. The webinar will cover some of the challenges in enforcing rights and remedies during a pandemic as well as additional protections extended to consumers.
Rights and Defenses to Assert on Behalf of Creditor Clients
State Law Remedies
Fair Debt Collection and Consumer Credit Protection Laws
Creditor Rights in the Bankruptcy Context
Speakers: Andrea Chase, Spencer Fane LLP, Kansas City and Will Easley, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP, Kansas City
Note: This material qualifies for self-study credit only. Pursuant to Regulation 15.04.5, a lawyer may receive up to six hours of self-study credit in a reporting year. Self-study programs do not qualify for GAL Certification, ethics, elimination of bias or Kansas credit.