The Maryland State Bar Association Litigation Section & Continuing Legal Education Department presents:
Handling Collections Cases Through Judgment & Enforcement
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Ecker Business Training Center
3.0 CLE Credits
Ronald S. Canter, Esq., The Law Offices of Ronald S. Canter, LLC
Mary Ellen Flynn, Esq., Andalman & Flynn, P.C.
This program will survey the nature of creditor claims encountered by a practicing lawyer including commercial and consumer debt. The program will address effective strategies for representing clients who are owed money by businesses or consumers and will explore both the pre-suit and suit process for pursuing those claims. The presentation will also cover procedures for judgment enforcement and effective strategies for locating assets.
The program will also address regulatory requirements for collection of consumer debt (Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and Maryland Consumer Debt Collection Act) and will examine relevant statutory provisions and case rulings limiting creditor remedies.
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Check in and Continental Breakfast
9:00 a.m. - 9:10 a.m.
9:10 a.m. - 9:40 a.m.
Evolution of Regulatory and Legislative Oversight of the Practice of Consumer Debt Collection
9:40 a.m. - 10:20 a.m.
How to Collect Attorney Fees in Maryland
10:20 a.m. - 10:35 a.m.
10:35 a.m. - 10:55 a.m.
Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
10:55 a.m. - 11:25 a.m.
Executive Oversight of Debt Collection on Federal and State Level
11:25 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Using 21st Century Technology to Improve the Practice of Creditor Rights and Consumer Debt Collection12:15 p.m.