Link Library

Below is a listing of links to external articles and decisions of note.

TitleDescriptionLink
Old Debts That Won't DieDebate regarding statute of limitations. Anti-Creditor.Go to Old Debts That Won't Die
Village Voice on Noach DearInfamous pro-Dear articleGo to Village Voice on Noach Dear
Yeshiva Times on Noach DearPro-Dear ArticleGo to Yeshiva Times on Noach Dear
Creditor Firm Under FireAttorneys who represent lenders bringing foreclosures are "an easy target for criticism" in the current economic climate, says Steven J. BaumGo to Creditor Firm Under Fire
Circuit Adopts Strict Reading of Venue Rule in Debt SuitsThe venue provisions of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act have been given a strict reading by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.Go to Circuit Adopts Strict Reading of Venue Rule in Debt Suits
New CFR on Bank RestraintsA new regulation (effective May 1, 2011) requires banks to analyze accounts before answering a garnishment wherever federal benefits are direct-deposited into that account.Go to New CFR on Bank Restraints
Budget Puts at Risk Lippman's Initiative to Increase Legal AidALBANY - Despite state budget cuts, Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman said yesterday that some money may be available to increase legal assistance for indigent New Yorkers in civil cases.Go to Budget Puts at Risk Lippman's Initiative to Increase Legal Aid
The Installment CollectorClassic Short with Fred Allen of radio and TV humor fame as a newspaperman that is besieged by an aggressive debt collectorGo to The Installment Collector