Settlement Offer Found Not To Be FDCPA Violation in Florida

In an opinion filed on October 28th, a federal judge for the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida ruled that a settlement offer in a letter sent to a consumer on time-barred debt did not violate the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA).

The case, Ehrich v. Convergent Outsourcing, Inc. involves the following language in a letter to the consumer:

Dear David Ehrich:

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