Midland Funding affidavits questioned in Maryland

It’s about time that other states pick up on the fraudulent affidavits submitted by debt buyers all over the country and VOID the judgments. Consumer advocates want affidavits pulled in Md. debt-collection cases Ohio class-action settlement has implications for Maryland consumers, attorneys say October 03, 2011|By Jamie Smith Hopkins, The Baltimore Sun The University of […]

If you’ve been sued, make sure you follow MN AG Swanson’s suit against Encore / Midland Funding

Aside from the signing of affidavits by people who have no personal knowledge of the debts, another important issue is that collectors often demand that consumers prove that they don’t owe the debt INSTEAD of proving that they do owe the debt.

The $8.1 million jury verdict against Midland Funding (Encore) and the jury findings

According to several articles, notorious debt buyer Midland Funding sued Chrystal A. Snow for an alleged debt and she filed a counter claim for harassment phone calls.  The jury awarded $8 million in punitive damages LAST YEAR in Dallas County Court-at-Law No. 4, case number 08-05810-D. Snow’s attorney was Ross Teter and I’d sure like […]