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Jason Tompkins Shared Compliance Takeaways from the ACA International Convention

Jason Tompkins, partner in the firm’s Birmingham office and member of the Litigation Practice,was quoted by ACA International regarding compliance takeaways from the organization’s 2018 Convention & Expo. The conference brought together credit and collection professionals to discuss emerging compliance matters and share insights on the legal and regulatory environment. Attendees discussed recent court decisions that affect creditors and debt collectors, and the decisions’ impact on ongoing regulatory compliance.

Jason shared some of the issues raised by several Supreme Court and district court cases which define new standards within the collection industry and can shift compliance obligations for companies.

Chase Espy, attorney in the firm’s Birmingham office and member of the Litigation Practice, presented with Jason at the conference as part of a series on micro-burst legal education, highlighting hot topics of interest to collectors. Jason and Chase each spoke about precedent-setting Supreme Court decisions affecting FDCPA class action and bankruptcy litigation.