Monthly Archives: February 2018

West Virginia Legislature Considering Bills to Amend the Consumer Credit and Protection Act

The West Virginia legislature is considering bills to amend the Consumer Credit and Protection Act (“WVCCPA”) and they can affect how lenders, creditors, collectors, and others interact with consumers in financial transactions. The WVCCPA is the primary statute in West Virginia that regulates how lenders, creditors, collectors, and others deal with consumers in financial transactions. […]

WV House of Delegates Considering Bill to Expand Consumer Protection Statute to Apply to Fees that Landlords Charge Their Tenants

The West Virginia Legislature is currently in session. Like most years, many bills have been introduced to amend the West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act, one of the primary consumer statutes in the state. One of the bills is House Bill 4418. Last year, the highest court in West Virginia ruled the debt collection […]