By: Robert J. Nahoum
Pennsylvania based creditors’ rights law firm Abrahamsen Gindin LLC is dipping its toe into the New York State debt collection market with the announcement of its purchase of embattled debt collection mill Forster & Garbus.
The announcement comes on the heels of a settlement between the federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and Forster & Garbus in which it was alleged that Forster & Garbus illegally sued consumers on behalf of big national banks including Citibank, Discover and other others.
It was alleged that “Forster & Garbus bombarded its customers with sketchy lawsuits on behalf of big lenders like Discover and Citibank” said CFPB Director Rohit Chopra. ‘
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