CONSUMER PROTECTION STATUTE DEFENSE
When navigating consumer protection laws and organizations, our clients trust Liebler, Gonzalez & Portuondo’s understanding of the “big picture” and the motivating forces behind these claims.
Liebler, Gonzalez & Portuondo routinely defends clients for a variety of alleged consumer protection statute claims. We have successfully defended claims that include suits under:
● The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA)
● The Florida Consumer Collection Practices Act (FCCPA)
● The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA)
● Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA)
● Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA)
● Truth-in-Lending-Act (TILA)
Whether defending an FDCPA or FCCPA claim under the “bona fide error” defense, or a TCPA claim on the grounds of previous consent to call, Liebler, Gonzalez & Portuondo takes a precise and pragmatic approach when defending these claims. As a result, Liebler, Gonzalez & Portuondo’s Consumer Financial Services Practice attorneys have prevailed for their clients on these claims at summary judgment, mediation, and at trial—often a challenging feat when dealing with so-called “strict liability” statutes. Liebler, Gonzalez & Portuondo’s Consumer Financial Services Practice attorneys also handle mortgage foreclosure counterclaims, defense of consumer bankruptcy adversary claims, and investigation and enforcement proceedings brought by the CFPB, FTC, state attorneys general, and other regulatory authorities.