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Bescos v. Bank of America

This California case involves the issue of whether a lending institution, which finances a vehicle lease but is not an agent of the automobile dealer in the lease transaction, may be responsible as a lessor for misrepresentations made by the deale

Neilsen v. Dickerson

Normally, it is the debt collector which faces liability for wrongful conduct under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. In this case, however, it was the creditor which may be liable.

Union Planters Bank, N.A. vs. Connors

The Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals upheld a bankruptcy court decision that a debtor who does not maintain adequate financial records may be denied a discharge even if there is no evidence of fraud or intentional misconduct.


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