U.S. Supreme Court: Debt Collectors, Acting On Their Own Behalf, Are Not Subject To The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

Posted Jun. 21st 2017

By: Christopher R. Gura, Abbott Nicholson, P.C. The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) is a federal statute that prohibits troublesome and abusive collection practices by the debt collection industry and authorizes private lawsuits and […]

Indemnification and Defense of Finance Sources in Consumer Litigation – Potential Pitfalls and Best Practices

Posted May. 10th 2017

By Bob Weller and Kristen Baiardi, Abbott Nicholson, P.C. Defender (The National Association of Dealer Counsel Newsletter), April 2017 When a consumer files a lemon lawsuit, it is common for the consumer to name as […]

Abbott Nicholson Welcomes Sal Amodeo as Associate

Posted Feb. 23rd 2017

Abbott Nicholson is pleased to announce that Sal Amodeo has joined the firm as an associate.   Sal is located in our Troy office, and will be practicing with the firm’s Medical Malpractice Defense group.  He […]