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FDCPA Attorney St. Louis, Missouri – Crawford v. LVNV Funding Confirms that Debt Collectors May Be Liable for Bankruptcy Misconduct

On Behalf of | Oct 21, 2014 | Uncategorized

In July of 2014, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals confirmed, in Crawford v. LVNV Funding, that a debt collector can be liable under the FDCPA for misconduct in connection with a consumer’s bankruptcy.  In the Crawford case, LVNV Funding submitted a “proof of claim” on a debt that was time barred.  The Court held that this behavior was actionable.  The full opinion is available for free at