CFPB files suit against Morgan Drexen over debt-relief services

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On August 20, 2013, CFPB filed suit against Morgan Drexen and Ledda. (Compl., Doc. 1.) CFPB alleged, inter alia, that Morgan Drexen and Ledda violated the TSR and the Consumer Financial Protection Act ("CFPA") by (1) requesting or receiving up-front fees for debt relief services, and (2) representing to consumers that they would

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Morgan Drexen Case Illustrates Harm to Consumers. Issue Brief. Debt Settlement Companies Evade Ban through the. Attorney. Consumer Law Group , Johnson Law Group, CareOne,4 Persels & Associates, whether on its own or in. The CFPB Takes Action against One of the Largest Abusers. On.

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Tuesday filed a lawsuit against a debt relief firm for charging illegal upfront fees and deceiving consumers. The suit is notable because just last month the firm, Morgan Drexen, was a party to a lawsuit filed against the CFPB that challenged the regulator’s authority to request certain information.

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Mar 20, 2017. Court Finds CFPB Case Against Payment Processor Lacking. May 13, 2015. Tough Weeks for Morgan Drexen in CFPB Debt Relief Litigation.