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Debt Collection Legal Researcher
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We are looking for a legal researcher for assistance with:
- Federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
- Texas Debt Collection Act
- Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act

We desire to gather Statute and Case Law supporting plaintiff's case. Case is regarding a dispute between a Mortgage Borrower and a Loan Servicer.

- The borrower initially had payments that did not include an escrow account for Tax & Insurance.
- The mortgage servicer established an escrow after borrower became 4 months late on their taxes. Service paid the taxes and increased borrowers payments.
- Borrower attempted to pay back Servicer for taxes so that escrow account would go away. Servicer denied Borrower that opportunity.
- Borrower disputed increase with servicer but continued to send in the non-escrow amount without ever being late.
- Servicer received payments but considered them "under-payments" applying late fees while reporting the Borrower to credit bureaus as being 30, 60, and 90 ...

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