Alert March 25, 2008

FTC Issues 2008 Fair Debt Collection Practices Report to Congress

The FTC issued to Congress its annual report on the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. This report summarizes the FTC’s administration and enforcement of the FDCPA during 2007. It presents an overview of the types of consumer complaints received by the FTC, descriptions of the FTC’s debt-collection law enforcement actions, and a summary of the FTC’s consumer and industry education initiatives. Click here for a copy of the report.