New York, Qatar, September 02, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, brings together the world's leading authorities and industry participants through informative two -hour webcasts. It has scheduled a live webcast entitled: “Fair Debt Collection Practices Act: Compliance Issues in 2016 LIVE Webcast.” This two-hour event is scheduled on August 31, 2016 @ 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM (ET).
In 2015, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and other law enforcement partners, took 115 actions against misleading and offensive collection practices including Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) violations. Also, hundreds of FDCPA-related complaints are being filed against companies every week, leading to substantial cost in fines and penalties.
With this crack down on FDCPA violators, businesses must understand their FDCPA obligations and comply accordingly. However, the alteration of rules and enforcement makes it even more challenging for organizations to ensure compliance. Adding to the complexity of the collections law is the confusing FDCPA issues.
In this two-hour Live Webcast, a panel of distinguished professionals and thought leaders brought together by The Knowledge Group will help organizations understand the fundamental aspects of Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. They will also provide an in-depth discussion of this significant topic and will offer best practices in developing and implementing an effective and compliant debt collections policy.
Key topics include:
The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act – Overview
FDCPA Enforcement Trends
Top FDCPA Violations
Patrick G. Broderick, Shareholder, GreenbergTraurig
K.J. Miller, Member, Dickinson Wright
Amy Sabbota Gottlieb, Member, Dickinson Wright
Brendan I. Herbert, Attorney, León Cosgrove LLC
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress brings together the world's leading authorities and industry participants through informative two-hour webcasts that study the impact of changing regulations and help businesses succeed through proper regulatory compliance.