Debt securities

Sebi decides to merge the rules on debt securities

NEW DELHI: To ease the compliance burden on listed entities, Sebi on Tuesday approved a proposal to merge the listing rules for debt securities and non-convertible redeemable preferred shares into one regulation. Under the new framework, issuers other than REITs (Real Estate Investment Trusts) and InvITs (Infrastructure Investment Trusts) not listed on a stock exchange, […]

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Pandemic aid triggers record child support collections

Lea este artículo in Spanish. If Billy McCasland had gotten his $ 1,200 stimulus check, he would have moved his family out of the Modesto house the pediatrician says is responsible for the lead poisoning of his 7-year-old. Los Angeles-based single dad Gabriel Lopez said he had hoped to take his youngest to the Selena […]

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Elder Law Boutique slammed with lawsuit alleging evasion of fair debt collection practices

Long Island seniors law shop the target of a lawsuit alleging one of its partners fabricated claims in hundreds of debt collection lawsuits on behalf of nursing home clients to lobby on residents’ families and friends to pay off suspected debts and legal fees. The law firm denied the fabrication allegations, but did not comment […]

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London debt collection start-up Ophelos raises $ 2.3 million in pre-seed investment –

London-based debt collection start-up Ophelos has raised $ 2.3 million in pre-seed investment co-led by Connect Ventures and Fly Ventures. The company reports that the pre-seed investment will be used to further develop its debt management platform, including through strengthening the engineering teams and client operations. Founded in 2019 by Amon Ghaiumy, Paul Chong and […]

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Back to Basics, Continued — Learn More About Debt Collection | Dentons

Consumer finance companies and credit vendors spend a lot of time and energy avoiding becoming a third-party debt collector. The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) places serious limitations on third party collectors. And, certainly, debt collection remains one of the main elements of the consumer credit industry. But we have long advocated that creditors […]

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Money Matters: The Inhumanity of Medical Debt Collection | Opinion

On October 26, 2020, Maria gave birth to a healthy 5-pound, 6-ounce baby girl. She lovingly called him Milagrita (little miracle), feeling blessed that this little newborn child survived a high-risk pregnancy and two waves of the COVID-19 pandemic. During her third trimester, Maria had started to experience recurring abdominal pain. Her doctor advised further […]