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High court weighs breadth of lawyers’ CPA exemption

ANNAPOLIS – An attorney for a debt-collecting law firm told a seemingly skeptical Maryland high court Monday that creditors seeking delinquent payments cannot be held liable under the state’s Consumer Protection Act for the debt-collection actions of their lawyers. Timothy Guy Smith said the CPA’s liability exemption for attorneys extends to the creditors who hire them ...

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