Category Archives: Kentucky

A new FDCPA decision from the W.D. KY

Opinion in Simpson v. Xerox here.  The court says a pro se defendant made a prima facie claim under the FDCPA.  However, court did not address whether or not the defendant was an original creditor collecting their own debt. Advertisements

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More Eric Conn trouble

Kentucky Social Security attorney and wanted criminal Eric Conn now has more trouble.

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Debt buyer as a debt collector

The Western District of Kentucky addresses the issue of whether passive debt buyers can be debt collectors under the FDCPA and thus liable for the actions that the attorneys they hire take in collecting the debt.  Interesting note here, the … Continue reading

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Kentucky lawyer on the run

Story here.  I use to see his billboards all over Eastern Kentucky.

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Foreclosure inspectors

They aren’t debt collectors under the FDCPA as stated by the WD of KY.

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“In default”

The Western District of Kentucky discusses in Fausz the “in default” provision of the FDCPA.

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The Kentucky Supreme Court weighs in on Stratton

The Stratton decision out of the Sixth Circuit held that the KY interest statue should be read such that assignees of charged off debt weren’t entitled to recover any pre-judgment interest, even the statutory rate.  Further, seeking such recovery may … Continue reading

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