Podcasts / Webinars
Welcome to the NYC Consumer Debt Defense Project podcast and webinar library. To access our podcasts and webinars:
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In this episode, we discuss the history and evolving regulation of the debt settlement industry with Dora Galacatos. Dora is a Staff Member at Fordham Law School's Feerick Center for Social Justice. Dora also chairs the Civil Court Committee of the New York City Bar Association, which in conjunction with the Consumer Affairs Committee, drafted a white paper on the debt settlement industry, titled Profiteering from Financial Distress: An Examination of the Debt Settlement Industry.
Date: December 11, 2012
In this episode, we talk about the Coalition to Stop Employment Credit Checks in NYC and the bill, known as Intro. 857, that would ban the use of credit information in making employment decisions. Here to speak with us about the campaign and bill is, Dey Del Rio, Associate Director at NEDAP, and a key player in the campaign.
Date: April 2, 2013