Protecting Your firm from Collection Business Liabilities

“Under the FDCPA, virtually all collection attorneys are considered debt collectors, requiring compliance with state registration and licensing regulations.  There is no federal standard controlling who must be licensed, so requirements vary by state.  These variations have the potential to cause confusion and accidental non-compliance for even the most conscientious industry practitioner,” writes Scott J. Seiler, Partner, SeilerSchindel,, PLLC.

To learn more about why attorneys with an out-of-state collection practice must carefully review the definition of “debt collector” in each state where they attempt to collect debts, and ensure they comply with all registration, licensing and bonding requirements, check out Mr. Seiler’s guest blog on our sister website,

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