Category Archives: Credit Card Defense

Debt Collector’s Proof of Claim Raises FDCPA Liability

The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals recently held that a debt collector who files a proof of claim in a bankruptcy proceeding violates the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (“FDCPA”) when the claim is for a time barred debt.  The case … Continue reading

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Defend Cavalry SPV I, LLC Lawsuits!

Have you been sued in Miami Dade or Broward for a Cavalry SPV I Lawsuit?  The Law Offices of Shaya Markovic, P.A. fights Cavalry SPV I, LLC lawsuits.  In many cases, our office has had success in getting these cases … Continue reading

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Client Pay Nothing on $32,000 Credit Card Lawsuit

I’m excited to write about a very happy client who received  CACH, LLC lawsuit for more than $32,000.  The client wasn’t sure when he made the last payment but knew it was made a long time ago.  Our office felt … Continue reading

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$123,274.44 Loan Secured By Home Settles for $5,000

A recent settlement for a client of mine was also one of my more satisfying resolutions to a case.  My client took out a loan which was secured by her home for the purposes of opening a business.  The business … Continue reading

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$10,000 Discover Credit Card Lawsuit Settled For Fraction of Total Amount

Recently my office was able to negotiate a settlement of a Broward County credit card lawsuit that was brought by Discover Card.  Before I reveal the amount of the settlement I want to take a brief  moment to explain the … Continue reading

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$12,045.87 NCEP, LLC Lawsuit Dismissed; Plaintiff Pays Defendant’s Attorney Fees

Another great win for a consumer against a debt collector trying to collect a South Florida debt.  NCEP, LLC filed suit against our client in Broward court seeking in excess of $12,000.00 for a payday loan that was taken out … Continue reading

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$8,0000 Debt Case Gets Dismissed

It’s always nice to get my client a better results than they expect.  Today,  I had my most recent victory against Portfolio Recovery Associates.  Portfolio Recovery Associates sued my client seeking more than $8,000 as a result of an alleged … Continue reading

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Double Win For Client Against Portfolio Recovery Associates

         I don’t typically write about specific cases, however, I decided to begin in the hopes that more consumers  would contact an attorney to consult on their case before it’s too late.  There are often numerous defenses … Continue reading

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Questions and Answers About the FDCPA

Q.  What is the FDCPA? A.  The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (“FDCPA”) is a federal statute that regulates debt collectors and prevents them from engaging in abusive, unfair, or deceptive practices in their efforts to collect a debt. Q. … Continue reading

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What Happens if I Received a Statement of Claim?

A Statement of Claim is a form that is used when someone believes you owe them money.  This is the form that begins a case in Small Claims court.  It is a simple form that is filled out by the … Continue reading

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