Monthly Archives: December 2013

Lawyer advertising

I hate lawyer advertising.  The 1977 Supreme Court decision allowing it was one of the worst things to happen to the profession.  Then, things like this and this happen. Advertisements

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Sadly I believe this kid

I have seen behavior from the police that most people wouldn’t want to believe.  Story here.

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Innocent people in jail

While I think the US has the best legal system in the world, there is no doubt that there are innocent people in jail.  Here is the story of one of them.

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JB &R lose another one

The Ohio law firm of Javitch, Block & Rathbone, LLP has had numerous FDCPA cases in the Federal District Courts in Ohio and in the Sixth Circuit.  Their record is distinctly mixed, much to the chagrin of collection practitioners in … Continue reading

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Cease and desist

It seems like common sense, but if you send a cease and desist letter to a debt collector, you need to send it certified mail.  Case here.

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