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Mel S. Harris and Stephen Einstein & Associates Merger

The collection litigation and creditor law firms Mel S. Harris and Stephen Einstein appear to have merged ownership. As a result of this merger the firms have expanded their staff and relocated to a ...
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First Commerce LTD: Case Dismissed

Our client a resident of Florida contacted us about a default judgment placed against him in New York County in 1997. He learned of the judgment when he received a bank levy notice stating that the ...
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Atlantic Credit & Finance Judgment Vacated

Our client received a wage garnishment notice through his job and realized that there was a judgment against him by Atlantic Credit & Finance, a debt buyer that he had no idea about from 2007. He ...
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LR Credit/Mel S. Harris Case Dismissed

Our client contacted us after he learned that his bank account was frozen in the state of Texas where he resides. We were able to quickly establish that the collection law firm of Mel S. Harris had ...
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Credit Acceptance Corp. Lawsuit Settled for 75% Off

In a situation that is unfortunate but quite common, our client contacted us after he was served with a lawsuit by Credit Acceptance Corporation for an old repossessed car. He informed us that he had ...
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Mel S. Harris Case Dismissed

Our client contacted us in a panic after she discovered that her bank account was frozen with over $15,000 in it. After a quick investigation, we were able to establish that the collection law firm of ...
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Client's Student Loans Reduced by Over $150K

Like many people these days, our client was overwhelmed with her student loans after graduating from school. She filed a chapter 13 bankruptcy under the false impression that her loans would be ...
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North American Capital Corp. Judgment Vacated

Our client received a wage garnishment notice from Marshal Ronald Moses regarding an alleged debt from the 1990’s. North American Capital Corp. a debt buyer sued our client in the year 2000 ...
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Forster & Garbus Lawsuit Resolved

Our client was sued by Atlantic Credit & Finance Inc., a debt buyer for an alleged debt stemming from a GE Money Bank financing account. Forster & Garbus, the attorneys for Plaintiff served ...
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Citibank Line of Credit Case Resolved

Our client was served with a summons and complaint by Forster & Garbus on behalf of Citibank, the alleged original lender of a line of credit to our client. Forster & Garbus alleged that our ...
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American Express Case Resolved

American Express through their attorneys Jaffe & Asher filed suit against our client for an alleged $15,000 debt. Due to our experience in defending against Jaffe & Asher, a very aggressive ...
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Tuition Debt Resolved with Stein & Stein

Colleges and Universities often sue former students for tuition debt allegedly owed. As with other debt they are generally able to obtain a default judgment and enforce against a bank account or ...
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Access Group Private Student Loan Settlement

Our client, a college professor, contacted us initially about a private student loan that had defaulted over a decade ago. Her son initially obtained the loan but she was the co-signor. Thus, because ...
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Deceptive Settlement Agreements and the FDCPA

In Hunter v. Capital Mgmt. Servs., LP, 13-CV-719C, 2013 WL 6795630 (W.D.N.Y. Dec. 19, 2013), Plaintiff sued Capital Management Services, for amongst other things, violation of the Fair Debt Collection ...
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Class Action FDCPA Lawsuit Against MBI Associates, Inc.

In a recent action, Quinteros v. MBI Assoc., Inc., 12-CV-2517 (E.D.N.Y. 2014), District Court for the Eastern District of New York denied MBI Associates, Inc.'s motion to dismiss an action brought ...
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