Mealey's Litigation Procedure - N.J. Federal Magistrate Judge Partially Grants Settlement In Debt Collection Suit

CAMDEN, N.J. - A New Jersey federal magistrate judge on June 12 partially granted a motion for preliminary approval of a classwide settlement in a lawsuit accusing a debt collector of sending communications that violated the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA); however, the judge ordered the parties to revise and resubmit its notice of proposed class action settlement and proposed settlement agreement by June 27 (Albert Gregory, et al. v. McCabe, Weisberg & Conway, P.C., No. 13-6962, D. N.J.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 79795).

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