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NCLC Report Grades States on Garnishment, Judgment Protections

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Garnish-mentions

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As we turn our attention to another episode of “All My Garnishments” there have been a number of developments aimed at keeping debt collectors from garnishing the economic stimulus funds that are now being deposited into the bank accounts of consumers nationwide.

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CFPB Fines BofA $10M for Improper Garnishments

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The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau yesterday announced an enforcement action against Bank of America, in which the nation’s second-largest financial institution will pay a fine of $10 million after it was accused of unlawfully garnishing $592,000 from its customers’ bank accounts.

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Industry Vows to Appeal Ruling Denying Challenge to Arizona Garnishment Law

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Judge Rules Against Industry in Suit Over Arizona Garnishment Initiative

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Compliance Garnishment Healthcare Rising Arizona Protect Our Arizona

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Judge Grants TRO Blocking Enactment of New Garnishment Law in Arizona

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A state court judge in Arizona has granted a temporary restraining order halting the enactment of a measure approved by voters last month that increases the amount that is shielded from garnishments to pay medical debts while also lowering judgment interest rates that can be charged.

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Appeals Court Upholds Dismissal of FDCPA Suit Over Garnishment

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Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit Garnishment Washington Consumer Protection Act

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Ariz. Supreme Court Rejects Industry Arguments Attempting to Keep Garnishment Question off Ballot

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Appeals Court Upholds Ruling For Plaintiff in FDCPA Case Over Garnishment Jurisdiction

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The Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit has affirmed a lower court’s ruling in favor of a plaintiff who accused a collection law firm of violating the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act by obtaining a writ of garnishment in the wrong jurisdiction.

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Report Analyzes Garnishment Data to Lobby N.Y. Governor to Sign Anti-Garnishment Bill into Law

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Bill Introduced in House to Raise Garnishment Protections

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Toomey Blocks Anti-Garnishment Legislation From Moving Forward in Senate

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Previously, on “All My Garnishments” we saw several characters rush to protect the economic stimulus funds that have started landing in consumers’ bank accounts from being garnished by big, bad debt collectors. Pat Toomey Wage Garnishment

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Report Calls Out Ed. Dept. For Continuing Garnishments During COVID-19 Moratorium

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The Department of Education continued to garnish wages of individuals with defaulted student loans long after a moratorium on collections was put in place in March 2020 at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a report released by a student loan advocacy group.

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Judge Grants Judgment for Defendant in FDCPA Case Over Garnishment from Joint Bank Account

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Virginia AG Offers Reminder of New Law Protecting Stimulus Funds From Garnishment

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Now that the second round of stimulus checks have started to be distributed, the Attorney General of Virginia is touting a new law that went into effect in late October that will protect those funds from being garnished or seized as part of a judgment.

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Groups Call for Stimulus Funds to be Protected From Garnishment; Legislative Proposal Forthcoming

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To that end, we have legislation that is … The post Groups Call for Stimulus Funds to be Protected From Garnishment; Legislative Proposal Forthcoming appeared first on AccountsRecovery.net. Compliance American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 COVID-19 Garnishment Stimulus

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Calif. AG Issues Warning That Child Tax Credits are Exempt From Garnishments

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N.Y. Governor Signs Medical Debt Anti-Garnishment Bill Into Law

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Last Wednesday, New York Governor Kathy Hochul signed a bill into law — which went into effect immediately — that prohibits healthcare providers from placing lines on the primary residences of individuals with unpaid medical debts or garnishing wages to collect on unpaid bills.

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Garnishment Protection Bill Advances in Va. Legislature

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Even as many states are moving to ease collection restrictions that were put into place at the start of the coronavirus pandemic, the Virginia legislature is moving forward with a bill that would protect the economic stimulus payments received by individuals from being garnished by debt collectors.

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Daily Digest – December 9. Class Action Accuses Defendant of Not Including SOL Disclosure; Judge Grants TRO Blocking Arizona Garnishment Law

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Judge Denies MTD on FDCPA Claims Over Garnishment Info Sent to Wrong Person

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Patenaude & Felix Garnishment Judge John Coughenor MTD

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N.Y. Legislature Passes Anti-Garnishment, Anti-Lien Bill For Certain Medical Debts

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The New York Senate yesterday voted to approve a bill that would protect individuals from having liens placed on their primary residences and having their wages garnished to repay medical debts.

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Judge Denies MTD in FDCPA Case Over Garnishment SOL

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Daily Digest – December 23. Industry Vows to Appeal Ruling Denying Challenge to Arizona Garnishment Law; Judge Grants MTD in FDCPA Class Action

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Calculating Wages for Garnishment

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An income execution (also known as a garnishment) is another manner of collecting a money judgment. How to Calculate Wages For Garnishment. It should be noted that only the wages of employees making above a certain threshold can be garnished. in order to be garnished.

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Daily Digest – August 18. Getting to Know Roxie Olivero-Winfield; Judge Rules Against Industry in Arizona Garnishment Case

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Judgement Collection in Florida: Garnishment of Bank Accounts

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When a judgment creditor in Florida attempts to collect on a judgment involving an individual, one mechanism for doing so is through a garnishment action of the judgment debtor’s bank account. Florida has a statutory garnishment process that judgment creditors must follow.

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Daily Digest – May 5. Getting to Know Debbie Frank of Credit Bureau Services; CFPB Fines BofA $10M for Improper Garnishments

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Local Governments Scrambling to Protect Residents as Moratoriums End; N.M. Announces Phased Restart to Garnishments

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Calif. Garnishment Law Set to Go Into Effect Next Week

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An online press conference has been scheduled for later today to discuss a new law that is going into effect in California next week that limits how much debt collectors can garnish from an individual’s bank account when seeking repayment on unpaid debts.

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Daily Digest – November 28. Airline Abandons Call-Based Customer Service; N.Y. Gov Signs Medical Debt Anti-Garnishment Bill

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Senate Passes Bill Preventing Collectors From Garnishing Stimulus Payments

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3841, a bill that protects the stimulus funds under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act from being garnished by debt collectors, similar to … The post Senate Passes Bill Preventing Collectors From Garnishing Stimulus Payments appeared first on AccountsRecovery.net.

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Daily Digest – August 3. Judge Grants MSJ for Defendant in FDCPA Vicarious Liability Case; N.M. Announces Phased Restart to Garnishments

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Daily Digest – August 25. Calif. Garnishment Law Set to Go Into Effect Next Week; Judge Grants MTD in FDCPA Case

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Senate Unveils Overview of Latest Stimulus Bill, Garnishment Exemption to be Included

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