Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.
Sign for the U.S. Court of Appeals. U.S. Court of Appeals. (Source: Shutterstock)

A group of credit union and banking associations, including NAFCU and CUNA, filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit to provide their views of the term “permitted by law” in a court case involving the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA).

The amicus brief, filed Tuesday by NAFCU, CUNA, the Mortgage Bankers Association, the American Bankers Association and the American Financial Services Association, explained the organizations’ interpretation of the three-word phrase in the case of Amy Thomas-Lawson, William Green, et al. v. Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC. The original lawsuit was filed in May 2021.

Complete your profile to continue reading and get FREE access to CUTimes.com, part of your ALM digital membership.

Your access to unlimited CUTimes.com content isn’t changing.
Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Critical CUTimes.com information including comprehensive product and service provider listings via the Marketplace Directory, CU Careers, resources from industry leaders, webcasts, and breaking news, analysis and more with our informative Newsletters.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and CU Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including Law.com and GlobeSt.com.

Already have an account?

Michael Ogden

Editor-in-Chief for CU Times.

More from this author


Credit Union Times

Join Credit Union Times

Don’t miss crucial strategic and tactical information necessary to run your institution and better serve your members. Join Credit Union Times now!

  • Free unlimited access to Credit Union Times' trusted and independent team of experts for extensive industry news, conference coverage, people features, statistical analysis, and regulation and technology updates.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and Credit Union Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including TreasuryandRisk.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join Credit Union Times

Copyright © 2022 ALM Global, LLC. All Rights Reserved.