What are the penalties for engaging in improper collection activities?

Pennsylvania and Federal laws can provide significant monetary recoveries for victims of collection harassment including "statutory damages" which are damages that are awarded regardless of any significant out-of-pocket losses suffered as the result of the illegal conduct and payment of the victim's attorney's fees.

A significant portion of my practice as an attorney is devoted to obtaining money for my clients from those who fail to abide by the laws governing collection activities.

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