Consumer Law Attorney, Credit and Collection Cases in Coral Springs, Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, Miramar, Pembroke Pines, and Weston, FL.
There are certain laws in place to protect the rights of consumers in the United States. Unfortunately, there are businesses that engage in predatory practices, and in other cases, they can make honest mistakes. Regardless of the underlying intent, you have recourse if you have been victimized by a company that has violated a law that protects you as an American consumer.
These are a handful of the relevant statutes that we are referring to:
- Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA)
- Florida Consumer Collection Practices Act (FCCPA)
- Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA)
- Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA)
We have a great deal of experience dealing with consumer law matters. Our attorney, Brendan Sweeney, established Sweeney Law after spending numerous years representing institutional clients for large law firms, including, but not limited to, national and international lenders, other types of lenders including sub-prime automotive lenders, and debt buyers.
Attorney Sweeney has an extensive background defending these companies against actions that were brought against them by consumers, Brendan is the ideal advocate now that he is sitting on the other side of the fence. When you are represented by someone who knows exactly how the opposition is going to react, you have a decided edge.
Predatory lending and illegal collection tactics are only part of the consumer law equation. People are sometimes victimized by scams that are perpetrated online, and short of this, companies without brick-and-mortar presences can engage in illegal business practices. We know what to do in these situations.
We have represented clients who have fallen victim to identity theft or unauthorized use of credit cards. False advertising, deceptive trade practices and other consumer law issues can have a negative impact on unwitting consumers.Contact us now if you have been victimized.
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