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  • Jeremy Foti Totally Innocent in Brookstone Law Group Fraud Case – Says Attorney

    In the ongoing saga of Brookstone Law Group who the Federal Trade Commission took action against for harming consumers, recent court documents paint a conflicting point of view. The smart attorney Michael Thurman, who is representing Jeremy...

    • Posted July 11, 2017
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  • Howard Law / Morgan Drexen Debt Settlement Extended Battle Not Ending Anytime Soon

    For those who were not victims of the debt settlement attorney network known as Morgan Drexen, you may not recognize the name. No worries. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) alleged Howard Law, P.C.; Williamson & Howard,...

    • Posted May 31, 2017
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  • CFPB Sues Debt Relief Attorneys for Collecting Illegal Fees from Struggling Consumers

    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau today took action against a ring of law firms and attorneys who collaborated to charge illegal fees to consumers seeking debt relief. In a complaint filed in federal court, the CFPB alleges...

    • Posted January 30, 2017
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  • What Should I Tell My Sister About Morgan Drexen, Williamson & Howard, and Seila Law?

    Question: Dear Steve, My sister, who lives in Florida, is having financial troubles and I just started researching her situation. – She started “debt consolidation” with Morgan Drexen a couple of years ago. – They had an...

    • Posted December 5, 2016
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  • Court Orders Attorneys to Cough Up $5 Million for Debt Settlement Refunds

    Judge Stanton has ordered that Vincent Howard, Howard Law, Lawrence Williamson, The Williamson Law Firm, and Williamson & Howard should cough up $5,326,981.13 that should be refunded to consumers for illegal advanced fee attorney model debt settlement...

    • Posted July 8, 2016
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  • Logic Escapes Me in Howard Law Court Argument

    OMG, the Morgan Drexen lawsuit is still ongoing. I refuse to go back over all the history on this attorney model debt settlement suit. If you want to learn more, click here. The Morgan Drexen suit morphed...

    • Posted June 27, 2016
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  • Morgan Drexen Problems Not Over Even In Their Own Bankruptcy

    The national debt settlement company Morgan Drexen, whose successors are embroiled in their own legal troubles, seem to be facing more upcoming issues from their own bankruptcy filing. On April 30, 2015 Morgan Drexen filed for bankruptcy...

    • Posted May 4, 2016
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  • Will I Get Any Money Back from Morgan Drexen?

    Question: Dear Steve, I was a client of Morgan Drexan for over 5 years, I too paid up front fees prior to any services being rendered. Plus a lot of fees along the way. I read in...

    • Posted March 25, 2016
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  • CFPB Wins Final Judgment Against Morgan Drexen for Illegal Debt-Relief Scheme

    At the request of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, a federal district court entered a final judgment this week against debt relief company Morgan Drexen, Inc., resolving a lawsuit filed by the CFPB in August 2013. The...

    • Posted March 21, 2016
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  • I’m Now Thinking Debt Settlement Attorney Aissac Aiono Must be Either a Liar or an Idiot

    Frankly I’m just ashamed and disgusted by revelations in recent court documents filed by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) in the case against Morgan Drexen which then sucked in attorneys continuing the illegal advance fee debt...

    • Posted March 17, 2016
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  • Kerthump is the Sound the Morgan Drexen Judgment Made

    Yesterday the court issued a final judgment against the once soaring and now defunct debt settlement company Morgan Drexen. I’ll let the court order do the talking. “IT IS ORDERED: 1. Restitution: Judgment for equitable monetary relief...

    • Posted March 17, 2016
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  • Seila Law – Williamson & Howard – Debt Settlement Strangers?

    The court battles drag on in the ex-Morgan Drexen case that subsequently involved successor law firms and attorneys. Specifically, Vincent Howard, Howard Law, Lawrence Williamson, Williamson & Howard, and the Williamson Law Firm are still battling the...

    • Posted February 22, 2016
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  • Aissac Aiono Opens New Law Office – Seila Law

    Aissac Aiono, who was previously associated with the Williamson Law Firm that was allegedly providing services or support for Morgan Drexen and/or Howard Law, has opened a new law office in Kansas City, Missouri. In this solo...

    • Posted December 2, 2015
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  • The Morgan Drexen Legacy – More Pain for Lawyers and Consumers

    Morgan Drexen was a nationwide debt settlement enterprise that sold consumers hope they could eliminate their debt by settling it. And while debt can certainly be settled by knowledgeable people, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) had...

    • Posted November 17, 2015
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  • Has Howard Law Thrown in the Towel with Debt Settlement?

    In an ongoing situation with the former debt settlement company, Morgan Drexen and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) it looks as if the effort by successor law firms to service the former Morgan Drexen clients is...

    • Posted November 10, 2015
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  • Howard Law – Free Debt Report Commercial and Morgan Drexen Update

    A reader wanted me to see the following commercial that is airing on television. I can see it aired at least five days ago on BET. The commercial goes to a website, that presents Vincent Howard...

    • Posted October 26, 2015
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  • Morgan Drexen Take Over Attorneys Held in Contempt by Court

    What began in 2013 as an issue between the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and the debt settlement company Morgan Drexen has now turned into a widening action that has resulted in several attorneys being found to...

    • Posted October 12, 2015
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  • Debt Relief Attorney Kills Mother. Another Loses License.

    Tragic is all I can think of to describe the subsequent events that happened to United Law Group and Brookstone Law. United Law Group (ULG) was an Irvine California operation that was selling hope to avoid the...

    • Posted September 14, 2015
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  • Walter Ledda, Working as Temp in Poland, Caught By Surprise in Morgan Drexen Case

    New public documents filed in the Morgan Drexen case paint a picture of Walter Ledda caught by surprise by the turn of events. These excerpts are from the documents shown with the source link. You can click...

    • Posted August 27, 2015
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  • Morgan Drexen Bankruptcy Update for August 25, 2015

    As part of the public record, the bankruptcy trustee in the Morgan Drexen bankruptcy has just posted a very interesting update. The document was filed on August 24, 2015 and here is what it says. The Trustee...

    • Posted August 25, 2015
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  • Howard Law Responds to CFPB Claims

    Recently I wrote about filings by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) in the Morgan Drexen case. The CFPB said, “Aside from going to great lengths to continue Morgan Drexen’s debt relief scheme and collect fees from...

    • Posted August 23, 2015
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  • And Oh How They Fall: Advanced Fee Attorney Model Debt Settlement Companies

    Yesterday I posted an update about how World Law, World Law Debt, World Law Group, or whoever they were at the moment; is being liquidated. You can read the details here. The latest closure of the advanced...

    • Posted August 23, 2015
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  • Morgan Drexen Bankruptcy Surprise Deposition

    It’s not often that a deposition is made available regarding Morgan Drexen, the now defunct debt settlement company. Since I’m sitting down to read the entire 121 page document I thought if I came across anything I...

    • Posted August 21, 2015
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  • Morgan Drexen Court Action Reads Like a Soap Opera

    In just the past few days the Morgan Drexen case with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau took some strange twists. The court documents lay out a series of alleged events which paints an unusual story. I’ll let...

    • Posted August 20, 2015
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  • Why is Howard Law Allegedly Telling People Morgan Drexen Sucks?

    All of a sudden, questions and concerns about a group called Howard Law have been landing in my inbox. You can read past articles about Howard Law, here. Call me unsophisticated but whatever is happening to clients...

    • Posted August 12, 2015
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  • More on the Morgan Drexen & Howard Law Mystery

    Recently I answered a reader inquiry from a former Morgan Drexen reader who said their debt settlement account had been taken over by Howard Law. See Is Howard Law Really Involved With Former Morgan Drexen Clients?. Well...

    • Posted August 5, 2015
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  • Morgan Drexen Lied to Me. What Can I Do? How Do I Get My Money Back?

    Question: Dear Steve, I entered into an agreement with Morgan Drexen for debt settlement. I paid them in excess of $3000. and they did nothing to help me. They lied to me several times regarding where my...

    • Posted August 4, 2015
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  • Is Howard Law Really Involved With Former Morgan Drexen Clients?

    Morgan Drexen was a big debt settlement company who lost big this year to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). The loss led to the shutdown of Morgan Drexen and their bankruptcy filing is leading to a...

    • Posted August 3, 2015
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  • CFPB Says if Morgan Drexen Owes You Money You Are Potentially SOL

    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has finally taken down the old Morgan Drexen website and put up a message of their own. See for the latest version of the CFPB informational message. But yesterday on the...

    • Posted July 21, 2015
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  • Debt settlement company Morgan Drexen is no longer in business: What you should know

    Jul 20 2015 By CFPB Web Team Morgan Drexen has gone out of business. If you are a Morgan Drexen customer, you must take action on your debts. You can also request a refund of any money...

    • Posted July 21, 2015
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  • Kesher Law Group is Offered Up by Reader

    In response to a previous article about the demise of Morgan Drexen a reader said I should take a look at Kesher Law Group. Kesher Law Group According to the State of California, Kesher Law Group, P.C....

    • Posted June 23, 2015
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  • Door Slams Hard on Morgan Drexen Debt Settlement Company

    Surely a bunch of people at Morgan Drexen are blaming the U.S. Government and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) today for the utter demise of Walter Ledda’s creation, Morgan Drexen, on Friday. An insider told me over...

    • Posted June 22, 2015
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  • OMG, Morgan Drexen Loses Yet Again

    Poor Morgan Drexen has been getting the shit kicked out of them lately. Just today another blow was delivered by the Colorado Supreme Court who found their attorney model flavor of debt settlement did not give them...

    • Posted May 26, 2015
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  • Walter Ledda – The Most Innocent Man in the World

    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and Morgan Drexen / Walter Ledda have been duking it out for years. That is until the won a default judgment in their suite against Morgan Drexen. You can see all...

    • Posted May 22, 2015
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  • Morgan Drexen Kicked in the Nuts Some More by Court

    Well if you are going to get bad news you might as well get it all at once. On the heals of a judgment against Morgan Drexen, an asset freeze, and filing bankruptcy, Morgan Drexen also lost...

    • Posted May 5, 2015
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  • CFPB Lines Up Crosshairs on Walter Ledda

    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is not holding back after their recent victory with a default judgment and asset freeze against Morgan Drexen. Now they are going after Walter Ledda personally to recover money. After reporting...

    • Posted May 4, 2015
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  • Debt Settlement Giant – Morgan Drexen – Ironically Files for Bankruptcy

    Things have taken a substantial turn for the worse for California based debt settlement wannabe giant, Morgan Drexen. On April 21, 2015 the court awarded a default judgment in favor of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. More...

    • Posted May 1, 2015
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  • Did This Court Action Just Kill Morgan Drexen?

    Thanks to a comment from a reader I discovered on April 21, 2015 the court ruled against Morgan Drexen in it’s suit by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Let is suffice to say Morgan Drexen is none...

    • Posted April 30, 2015
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  • Morgan Drexen Supports Changes

    COSTA MESA, Calif., March 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Calling it an opportunity for the “little guy” to catch his financial breath, Morgan Drexen, an MDRX Services company ( today announced their support of changes being made...

    • Posted March 16, 2015
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  • Morgan Drexen Loses Big in Wisconsin

    Multiple media outlets are reporting the debt settlement company Morgan Drexen has lost a Wisconsin appeals court ruling and is ordered to refund $4.2 million in settlement fees. A state appeals court says a hearing examiner properly...

    • Posted February 25, 2015
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  • CFPB Raging Pissed Off at Morgan Drexen

    A reader send in some documents they said I would be interested in seeing. It relates to the 2013 Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) lawsuit against Morgan Drexen that is still ongoing. My first thought was a...

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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  • Morgan Drexen Gets Slapped for Millions in West Virginia

    On July 15, 2014 a West Virginia court came down hard on the Morgan Drexen business model. You may recall that Morgan Drexen was a big player in the national debt settlement business but felt they could...

    • Posted July 15, 2014
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  • Details on CFPB Lawsuit Against Morgan Drexen

    Yesterday I mentioned the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau filed suit against Morgan Drexen. As I mentioned, I said I would take more time today and wander through the complaint filed and share more about the allegations. If...

    • Posted August 21, 2013
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  • Morgan Drexen Sued by CFPB. Take That!

    Recently the debt settlement company Morgan Drexen sued the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, CFPB, hoping they would be declared unconstitutional and disbanded. For more, see this and this. Today the CFPB turned around and unloaded their long-term...

    • Posted August 20, 2013
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  • Does Moran Drexen’s Preferred Creditor Program Create a Problem for Consumers?

    Last week new information in the lawsuit between Morgan Drexen and the CFPB brought to light a commission compensated department called the Preferred Creditor Program. You can read that article, here. At least one commenter mentioned Morgan...

    • Posted August 4, 2013
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  • Morgan Drexen and the Telephone Consumer Protection Act

    I didn’t have a chance to write about this Morgan Drexen case the other day but I did discover it when I was writing this story. At first I thought it wasn’t even worth covering but the...

    • Posted August 2, 2013
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  • Morgan Drexen Rumble With CFPB – Update

    Previously covered the suit filed by the debt settlement company Morgan Drexen against the CFPB, here. Today I went to see what, if any, updates there were on the case. Here is the latest: “The Court held...

    • Posted August 1, 2013
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  • Morgan Drexen Throws Hail Mary, Sues Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

    Morgan Drexen, the debt settlement back office provider, has sued the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in an effort to hopefully get the CFPB to get out of their business. The company is being represented by Venable, LLP...

    • Posted July 23, 2013
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  • Morgan Drexen Integrated Legal System – Consumer Complaint – July 3, 2013

    Consumer Statement: I was initially contacted by Kris Waynes, who handled my file, but whenever I called to discuss my file someone else answered and refused to put me through to Kris Waynes. I was told not...

    • Posted July 3, 2013
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  • Morgan Drexen Announces Expansion of Services

    A tipster (send in your tips here) sent in a copy of an email sent out by FM News Weekly that announced the expansion of Morgan Drexen services. “Official Release: Morgan Drexen Integrated Systems is now fighting...

    • Posted July 2, 2013
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