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Connecticut One Strike Ruling for Consumer Law Group – Barred

The Connecticut Department of Banking has released information on a recent action they took against Consumer Law Group. It’s mostly the same stuff Connecticut goes after but in this case the State took a new action they might use more often; they barred the company from the state. The State said: “WHEREAS, Consumer Law Group, …

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CT Updates Their List of Debt Relief Companies in the Crosshairs

The Connecticut Department of Banking has just updated they page with new recently actions against debt relief companies. This crop includes United Processing Center, 1st American Debt Solutions, Legal Settlement Solutions, and The Consumer Law Group. United Processing Center WHEREAS, on April 27, 2012, the Notice was sent by certified mail, return receipt requested, to …

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The Consumer Law Group – Consumer Complaint – 3-9-2012

Consumer Complaint Submission

Date This Problem Happened: July 26, 2010 State You Live in: New Jersey Race/Ethnicity: White Age Range: 51-65 Total Amount of Fee Paid: $2,000 Company Name: The Consumer Law Group Company Address: 23123 us 441 suite 235 boca raton, florida 33428 Company Telephone Number: 800-814-6756 Website of Company: MYCONSUMERLAWGROUP.COM Consumer Statement: I just found out …

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Consumer Law Group – Consumer Complaint – 2-21-2012

Date This Problem Happened: March 1, 2010 State You Live in: Tennessee Race/Ethnicity: White Age Range: 36-50 Total Amount of Fee Paid: $250 Company Name: Consumer Law Group Company Address: 23123 US 441 Suite 235 Boca Raton, Florida Company Telephone Number: 800-763-1872 Website of Company: myconsumerlawgroup.com Consumer Statement: I entered a debt management program, Consumer …

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Consumer Law Group Sued by Florida Attorney General as a Debt Settlement Loopholer

A tipster (send in your tips here) just sent me a copy of a recent case filed by the Attorney General of Florida against Consumer Law Group, Michael Metzner, David Ran Barnea, Ran Barnea, and Daniel Post. This seems to be an excellent case of the advanced fee debt settlement legal model, unraveling. It was …

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North Carolina Calls Consumer Law Group Bogus in Settlement Announcement

It appears an issue with North Carolina and Consumer Law Group finally came to an end. You can read past stories about Consumer Law Group here. What was most interesting about the Consumer Law Group action North Carolina took was the definition of what true attorney representation was in a debt settlement program. Not only …

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The Consumer Law Group, American Credit Counselors and Michael Metzner Sued in Georgia

A reader brought to my attention a class action suit filed in Georgia and now moved to Federal Court. The case is Guzman v. The Consumer Law Group, American Credit Counselors, and Michael Metzner. The complaint is another in a series of complaints we’ve seen where a debt relief company is accused of violating the …

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State of North Carolina vs. Consumer Law Group. My Morning in the Courtroom.

This morning I had a rare opportunity to go down to the court house and watch a motion argued in the case State of NC vs. Consumer Law Group and Michael Metzner. It was a motion to dismiss and attorney Richard Epstein from Greenspoon Marder flew in from Florida to represent Consumer Law Group. In …

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Consumer Law Group Says the Florida Attorney General Needs to Back Off Investigating Them

The Consumer Law Group, American Debt Negotiators, Michael Metzner, Ran Barnea, and Daniel Post have filed suit against the Florida Attorney General. The Consumer Law group and others engage in debt relief services. I’ve written about Consumer Law Group before. This legal model debt settlement firm has been in the news after the BBB warned …

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