The Missouri Bar 2012 Solo and Small Firm Conference

Substantive Program

Thursday, June 7th * 11:20 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. * Location: Taneycomo B

Resurrected Debt that Haunts Consumers: New Developments in FDCPA Litigation

Speaker: Jim Daher 

Moderator: Stacey Meinen

This class will cover FDCPA litigation in Missouri, including dealing with uninformed or misinformed judges, statutory interpretation, elements of the claim, recognizing common violations, third-party standing, overcoming specific arguments made by debt collectors, the bona fide error defense, damages, attorney’s fees, and when not to file an FDCPA claim.