Collection Agency Asks Third Circuit to Rehear Precedential FDCPA Case

In the first U.S. case involving alleged FDCPA violations arising from use of modern technology that generated and disclosed an innocuous internal tracking number, which had no capacity to identify or expose the consumer’s personal financial information, collection agency urges the Third Circuit to reconsider its erroneous decision. In July 2013, the ACA International Board of Directors approved initiatives to protect the long-term viability of the credit and collection industry. These efforts are funded by a three-year Industry Advancement Fund assessment. <more>