Live Webinar Series

Live webinars take place each month and generally begin at 9:00 a.m. Pacific/12:00 p.m. Eastern. You can register for courses individually or register for multiple courses simultaneously. If you have a creative idea for a webinar, please use this online form to submit your proposal to DBA.

2017 Webinar Series Coming Soon…

New this year, Receivables Management Association members will receive ALL previously recorded webinars and ONE regularly scheduled live webinar per month at *NO COST (any additional webinar registrations will be billed at the member rate). All webinars qualify for credits towards certification or re-certification!”

*Introductory Survey Course on Debt Buying, Ethics and Current Issues in Debt Buying are still regular member pricing

The CFPB’s New Enforcement Tool: Bankruptcy Code Section 105

March 29, 2017

9:00-10:30 am PT | One and a half (1.5) credits

The CFPB and United States Trustee (UST) have turned to Bankruptcy Code § 105 as an enforcement tool for addressing the conduct of debt buying companies. Section 105(a) provides a bankruptcy court with broad powers to “issue any order, process, or judgment that is necessary or appropriate to carry out the provisions of [the Bankruptcy Code].” Recently, the CFPB and UST filed two actions under § 105 concerning a debt buying company’s conduct in filing proofs of claim. The CFPB and UST seek injunctive, monetary and other relief. Conspicuously absent is any reference to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.

SOL: Litigating Debt Purchase Accounts – Importance of Media

April 12, 2017

9:00-10:00 am PT | One (1) credit

This course will offer opinions on which statute type applies to various debt types as well as explain the various pieces of media that are necessary to obtain judgement.