Prelude: In 2010, the Federal Trade Commission released a study entitled “Repairing A Broken System: Protecting Consumers in Debt Collection Litigation and Arbitration.” What follows is part two of a report on their latest repair efforts. In a February blog post, I explored the Federal Trade…
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The Wall Street Journal reports this morning that the private equity arm of Goldman Sachs along with PE player Advent International have agreed to acquire TransUnion. The deal is valued at $3 billion. The press release from Advent is here.
The FDCPA does not serve as a “back door” which would allow such a private right of action [for a bankruptcy discharge violation].