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Court ruling on unfair debt collection claims could quell suits

Ruling will spur harder look at FDCPA claims at outset

WASHINGTON – A U.S. Supreme Court ruling allowing successful defendants in civil unfair debt collection claims to be awarded attorney fees and costs without a showing that the plaintiff brought the claim in bad faith will likely spur lawyers on both sides to take a harder look at cases early in the litigation process.


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