$7M+ Settlement For Unlawfully Assessed Eviction Fees

A North Carolina Superior Court Judge approved a settlement of more than $7 million for claims of unlawfully assessed eviction fees. The tenants of Southwood Realty Company, a North Carolina property management company, initiated the class action in 2018. The settlement includes $3,750,000.00 in cash and $3,279,343.55 in debt waivers. The class members contended the […]

$7 Million FDCPA Class Action Settlement

Maginnis Howard attorneys, Edward H. Maginnis, Asa C. Edwards and Karl S. Gwaltney, with co-counsel from Whitfield Bryson LLP attorneys, Scott C. Harris and Patrick M. Wallace, represented a group of homeowners who reached a $7 million settlement with mortgage servicing company, Seterus Inc. Thousands of homeowners received threatening “final notice” letters from Seterus Inc between September 2012 and February 2019. Collectors, in […]