Debt Collection Calls To Your Cell Phone?

By: Robert J. Nahoum THE PROBLEM For so many people these days, the cell phone is the primary means of telephonic communication.  Many people don’t even have landlines any more.  However, cell phones are different from landlines in a variety of ways the most important of which is that most cell phone plans apply per charge calls or per minute […]

In What Courts Are New York Debt Collection Cases Filed?

By: Robert J. Nahoum The New York court system is called the “New York State Unified Court System”.  However, the courts don’t always seem to be “unified”.  There are a variety of different courts in different parts of the state that hear different kinds of cases.  Each county has a “Supreme Court”.  The Supreme Court has the jurisdictional authority to […]

NY Debt Collection Law-Firm Cohen & Slamowitz Filed 8,680 Collection Cases In 2014

By: Robert J. Nahoum Cohen & Slamowitz, LLP is an infamous debt collection law-firm representing a creditor or debt buyer.  Debt buyers buy up portfolios of old debt from banks, credit card companies, hospitals, doctors, cell phone companies and car companies for pennies on the dollar. According to the New York State Unified Court System, Cohen & Slamowitz filed more […]

Portfolio Recovery Associates Filed 22,044 NY Debt Collection Cases In 2014

By: Robert J. Nahoum Portfolio Recovery Associates, LLC is an notorious “debt buyer”, buying up portfolios of old debt from banks, credit card companies, hospitals, doctors, cell phone companies and car companies for pennies on the dollar. According to the New York State Unified Court System, Portfolio Recovery Associates filed a whopping 22,044 New York debt collection lawsuits in 2014 […]

Debt Buyer Cavalry Portfolio Services Filed 2,516 New York Debt Collection Cases In 2014

By: Robert J. Nahoum Cavalry Portfolio Services is an notorious “debt buyer”, buying up portfolios of old debt from banks, credit card companies, hospitals, doctors, cell phone companies and car companies for pennies on the dollar. According to the New York State Unified Court System, Cavalry filed more than 2,500 New York debt collection lawsuits in 2014 alone.  Debt collection […]