Mealey's Antitrust/Unfair Competition - Federal Judge Finds No Support For FDCPA Claim, Dismisses Complaint

LOS ANGELES - After finding that a borrower failed to submit any facts to support his claim for violation of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), a California federal judge on Feb. 16 granted a lender and loan servicer's motion to dismiss the complaint and declined to exercise jurisdiction of his California law claims (Keith Turner v. Bayview Loan Servicing, LLC, et al., No. 17-7521, C.D. Calif., 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 27067).