Minnesota debt collector to pay $1.75 million to settle harassment charges

Our good friend and Max’s partner in the Ultimate Litigation Boot Camp, Pete Barry, was quoted in the news today.

“The fine levied for this relentless abuse of consumers is tiny compared to the profits this agency made over the years engaging in that abuse,” said Peter Barry, a Minneapolis consumer attorney. “This lawsuit should send a strong signal to every debt collector in America: business as usual is over.”