Debt Collection Defense

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Course Description

This course was recorded on September 7th, 2017

This lecture will provide an overview of debt collection defense and assisting clients in responding to lawsuits filed by creditors. The program will explore various issues including proper service, statute of limitations, chain of title as well as counterclaims for violation of state and federal law.



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  • Natalie Jean-Baptiste
    Natalie Jean-Baptiste is a solo practitioner at Law Office of Natalie Jean-Baptiste, P.C., in Uniondale, New York, where she focuses primarily on bankruptcy and consumer law. She is especially dedicated to assisting student loan borrowers in financial distress and founded a student loan counseling service to empower student loan debtors with the information and tools they need to manage their debt. Prior to launching her own practice, Natalie worked for many years in the music industry where she handled various contracts for superstar acts like Alicia Keys & Janet Jackson. She is a member of National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys and the American Bankruptcy Institute.  Ms. Jean-Baptiste earned her undergraduate degree from Fordham University, where she majored in Communication and Media Studies and minored in Business Administration, and her J.D. from New York Law School.

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      • 2 General Credits
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    1. Common Defenses
    2. Chain of Title
    3. Business Records & Hearsay
    4. Bankruptcy
    5. FDCPA Violations & Remedies
    6. Settlement Considerations

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