IN THE NEWS at C&M

UPCOMING EVENTS:

David J. Kaminski will be speaking at the following events:

99th Annual CAC Conference; October 18-19, 2016 in Carlsbad, Ca.

2016 ACA Convention; June 18, 2016 in Denver, Colorado; topic of discussion will be “Attorney Ethics for Debt Collection Practitioners and Their Defenders”; http://events.acainternational.org/default.aspx

IN THE NEWS:

June 2016 – Jeffery J. Carlson has been nominated as a Lawyer of Distinction for the year 2016.

April 2015 – Jeffery J. Carlson has completed the training required by the California Dispute Resolution Programs Act (DRPA) of 1998 and available for dispute resolution services through a DRPA contractor.

October 30, 2014 – insideArm; Article

Judge Rules that a Text Message Platform is Not an Autodialer Under TCPA 

http://www.insidearm.com/daily/collection-laws-regulations/collection-laws-and-regulations/judge-rules-that-a-text-message-platform-is-not-an-autodialer-under-tcpa/

 

 jjc2 JEFFERY J. CARLSON
  • November 5, 2015 – Panel Speaker/Moderator; “Structuring Joint Defense Agreements in Environmental Litigation”;  Webinar sponsored by Strafford Publications.
  • December 2014 – Author, “The Joint Defense Privilege:  An Illusion or a Magic Wand?”, published in The Attorney-Client Privilege in Civil Litigation – Protecting and Defending Confidentiality, Sixth Edition, American Bar Association, Chapter 18; 2015 publication.
  • January 19, 2012 – Speaker, “FDCPA, TCPA, Foti: What does the collector have to do to comply with the law?”, a Webinar, sponsored by California Association of Collectors, Inc.
  • November 2, 2004 – Invited Speaker, Teleseminar/ Webcast re: Doing Business in China, “What Every Sporting Goods Executive Needs to Know – Product Liability Concerns in China”, Sporting Goods Manufacturers’ Association.
  • June 4, 2004 – Invited Speaker, “FDCPA Compliance for the California Practitioner”, sponsored by the National Business Institute, Los Angeles, California.
  • 2004 – Author, “The Joint Defense Privilege: An Illusion or a Magic Wand?”, published in The Attorney-Client Privilege in Civil Litigation – Protecting and Defending Confidentiality, Third Edition, American Bar Association, Chapter 20.
  • November 13-14, 2000 – Invited Speaker,  “Daubert’s New Frontier: Sexual Torts”; Defense Research Institute Sexual Torts Seminar, Chicago, Illinois.

crm2 CHARLES R. MESSER

  • July 19-22, 2015 –  Speaker; 2015 ACA Boston Convention & Expo; Topics:  “Ethics & Technology – New Ethical Issues Presented by Using the Cloud in the Practice of Law”.
  • December 20, 2013 – Speaker; “Federal Civil Litigation: Compliance with Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Before  Trial”, Carlson & Messer LLP.
  • December 16, 2013 – A Verizon Communications Inc. unit mounted a defense Friday against a putative class action alleging its billing agents recorded cellphone conversations with noncustomers, telling a California judge that the calls did not infringe any privacy right recognized by state law. Full Article.
  • October 26, 2013 – Invited Speaker, “ How to Handle Your Big Hairy HR Issues”, sponsored by California Association of Collectors (CAC).
  • September 22, 2009 – Invited Speaker; “Current Issues in Employment Law”, sponsored by California Association of Collectors (CAC).
  • October 14, 2005 –  Panelist for MCLE-accredited seminar, “Taking and Defending Effective Depositions in California”, sponsored by Lorman Education Services.
  • March 5, 2005 – Judge for ABA-sponsored mediation competition, Pepperdine Law School.
  • September 29, 2004 –  Panelist for MCLE-accredited seminar, “Advanced Depositions in California”, sponsored by Lorman Education Services.
  • February 17, 2004 – Panelist for MCLE-accredited seminar, “Taking and Defending Effective Depositions in California”, sponsored by Lorman Education Services.
  • October 21, 2003 –  Panelist for MCLE-accredited seminar,  “Taking and Defending Effective Depositions in California”, sponsored by Lorman Education Services.
  • August 22, 2003 –  Panelist for MCLE-accredited seminar, “Taking and Defending Effective Depositions in California”, sponsored by Lorman Education Services.

  DAVID J. KAMINSKI

  • May 4-7, 2016: NARCA 2016 Spring Collection Conference; Chicago, IL.
  • April 20-21, 2016: ACA International Washington Insights 2016; Washington D.C
  • April 21-22, 2016:  InsideArm Larger Market Participant Summit 2016; Washington D.C. 
  •  April 7-8, 2016: American Conference Institute 22nd National Forum; Los Angeles, Ca.
  • March 21-23, 2016: 2016 Midwest Compliance Symposium – Delta Outsource Group; St. Louis, Mo.
  • March 4, 2016:   5th Annual Scottsdale Compliance Summit; Scottsdale, Az.
  • February 25, 2016:  Narca 2016 Webinar.
  • February 18, 2016:  Speaker; Ronald Reagan Library hosted by the California Association of Collectors (CAC); Simi Valley, Ca. 
  • October 14-17, 2015 –  Presenter/Speaker;  NARCA 2015 Fall Collection Conference; topic “Fair Credit Reporting Act: What You Really Need to Know in Our New World”.
  • October 13, 2015 – Speaker; CAC Annual Conference & Expo.
  • September 22-23, 2015  – Speaker;  2015 Midwest Compliance Symposium.
  • August 12, 2015 – Speaker; TCPA Webinar Series; “Updates on New TCPA Ruling”; hosted by PACE.
  • July 19-22, 2015 –  Speaker; 2015 ACA Boston Convention & Expo; Sheraton Boston & Hynes Convention Center; Boston, MA; Topics:  MAP Legal Education Session-Ethics,  The EFTA -The Change in the Law and What Agencies Need to Know to Protect Against Litigation.
  • June 18, 2015 – Presenter; 2015 Legal Update and Region Networking Dinner & Meeting; Burbank, CA.
  • June 12, 2015 – Speaker; California Association of Collectors Conference; San Diego, CA.
  • June 1-3, 2015 – Speaker; Source Media – NCC; New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • May 28, 2015 –  Panelist/Speaker; “Increasing Agency Oversight and Audit Efficiency”; hosted by LiveVox.
  • May 18, 2015 – Developer/Host; Working Lunch & 2015 Legal Update.
  • April 29, 2015 – Speaker; Snug 2015 Powering Your Business Conference. 
  • April 21, 2015 – Speaker;  Premiere 2nd Quarter Summit.
  • April 13-14, 2015 – Speaker;  American Conference Institute 22nd National Forum.
  • April 1-2015 – Speaker; 4th Annual Scottsdale Compliance Summit.
  • March 10-11, 2015 – Panelist; TRMA Spring Conference; “Simplifying Agency Management and Compliance With Cloud”.
  • February 20, 2015 – Speaker; “TCPA Litigation:  The Dos and Dont’s for Insurance Companies” – topic “State of the TCPA”; Live Webcast hosted by The Knowledge Group.
  • January 22, 2015 – Speaker; “Credit Bureau Reporting & Disputes”, an On-Line Webinar, sponsored by insideARM.
  • November 15, 2014 –  Speaker;  California Creditors Bar Association’s Fall Conference.
  • November 5- 7, 2014– Speaker; ACA International 2014 Fall Forum; “TCPA Hot Topics and the FCC: Where Are We Headed and What does the Future Hold”.
  • October 27-28, 2014– Speaker; 22nd Annual Financial Services Collections & Operational Risk Conference; “The TCPA Compliance Workshop: The FCC, The FCC- New Regulatory Impact on Prior Express Consent, How the Law if Shifting on all Fronts, and What the Future Holds” and “The FCRA and the State of the Law” with Nathan D. Sturycz of Credit Control LLC.
  • October 8, 2014– Speaker; CFCA Fall Educational Event.
  • October 1, 2014– Panelist; TRMA Fall Conference; “The TCPA Compliance Workshop: The State of Law, the FCC’s Impact, and What the Future Holds” Panel Discussion with Richard Doane and Mike Frost.
  • September 23-24, 2014– Speaker and Panelist; Midwest Compliance Symposium; “The TCPA Workshop” and Fair Credit Reporting Act Panel Discussion with John Bedard and David Hinkes.
  • July 23-25, 2014 – Invited Speaker, “Legal Education Session:  Defending Against TCPA Class Actions”; “Obtaining Effective Consent and Answers to All Your TCPA Questions”,  ACA International’s 75th Anniversary Convention & Expo.
  • May 15-18, 2014 – Invited Speaker, “Is The Judicial Tide Turning Toward a More Common Sense Approach to Consumer Claims? A Comprehensive Appellate Law Update.”,  NARCA Spring Collection Conference.
  • April 16-18, 2014 – Panelist, Nobel Systems Users Conference-SNUG 2014 Americas.
  • March 24, 2014 – Speaker, Collection & Credit Risk 18th Annual National Collections & Operational Risk Conference.
  • February 5, 2014 – Speaker, “The Best Defense is a Good Offense”, DBA International, 17th Annual DBA International Conference.
  • January 23, 2014 –  Speaker, “Large Market Participant Summit”, InsideARM;
  • December 17, 2013 – Panelist, “2013’s Top Collection Issues Examined:  CFPB, TCPA, HIPPA”, ACA International Teleseminar.
  • November 14, 2013 – Speaker, “Inside Compliance: Translating TCPA for Debt Collectors”, InsideARM.
  • October 31, 2013 – Speaker, “Are you ready for TCPA Compliance?”, Noble Systems.
  • October 26, 2013 – Panelist, CAC Annual Conference & Expo.
  • October 21, 2013 – Speaker, “The Changing Face of the Law: Impact on Dialers, Consent, Predicting Future Rulings by the FCC, Compliance”, 21st Annual Financial Services Collections & Operations Risk Conference.
  • October 17, 2013 –  Speaker, “Responding and Dealing with the CFPB Complaint Portal”, NARCA 2013 Fall Collection Conference.
  • September 26, 2013 , “TCPA Legislation: Understanding & Persevering”, Collections & Credit Risk.
  • September 25, 2013 –  Speaker, “The Best Defense is a Good Offense – Practical & Latest Developments on the TCPA and How to Avoid Becoming a Defendant”, TRMA .
  • September 6, 2013 – Speaker, “NARCA Defense Bar Steering Committee”, NARCA .
  • August 2013 – Author; “Dialers and the State of the TCPA: What’s a Company to do?” – TCPA.
  • August 20, 2013 –  Speaker, “The Latest Developments in Legislation”, Connect First, Inc. – TCPA.
  • August 15, 2013 –  Speaker, “The Ever-Changing Dialer and Consent Rules- How Do We Keep up with the Constant Shifts in the TCPA”, Contact Center Compliance.
  • August 15, 2013 – Speaker, “Using Caller ID and Call Recording in Collections”, Lorman Education Services.
  • July 16, 2013 –  Speaker, “What’s New with TCPA” and “The TCPA: the State of the Law, Important FCC Regulatory Issues, and Current Defense Strategies”, ACA’s 74th Annual Convention & Expo.
  • July 11, 2013 –  Speaker, NARCA – Revealing the TCPA: Realities and Myths of the TCPA.
  • May 11, 2013 – Speaker, “Ethics and Technology, “NARCA 2013 Spring Collection Conference”, Las Vegas, Nevada.
  • April 26, 2013 –  Speaker, “The Compliance Challenge”, Invited Compliance Panelist, “Noble Systems Users Conference (SNUG)”, Orlando, Florida.
  • April 9, 2013 –  Speaker, “Telephone Collections: Do’s and Don’ts”, an Audio Conference, Lorman Education Services.
  • March 20, 2013 –  Speaker, “The TCPA – the Law in Flux: Dialers, Consent, the FCC’s Impact, Compliance Strategies and Answers to Your Questions”, 17th Annual National Collections & Credit Risk Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • November 7, 2012 – Speaker, “The TCPA”, Ca. Conference, Chicago, Illinois,
  • November 3, 2012 –Speaker, “Recording Act”, Ca. CBA Fall Conference, Costa Mesa, California.
  • October 25, 2012 – Speaker, “The TCPA Workshop: The Law and the FCC Dialers, Compliance Strategies, and Answers to Your Questions, 20th Annual Financial Services Collections & Credit Risk Conference, Scottsdale, Arizona.
  • October 18, 2012 – Speaker, “It Ain’t Over Till It’s Over: Litigating Class Action Before Class Certification”, NARCA 2012 Fall Conference, Baltimore, Maryland.
  • October 12, 2012 –  Speaker, “The TCPA: The Law, the FCC and Compliance Strategies,” Commercial Law League of America Western Region Collections Conference 2012, Universal City, California.
  • October 9, 2012 – Speaker; “Back to Basics Series: TCPA”, a teleseminar, ACA International.
  • October 2, 2012 –  Speaker, “Recording Act and Account Stated Claims,” ACA 2012 Fall Conference, Monterey, California.
  • October 2012 – Co-Author, “Collection Law Overview: A Look at the TCPA”, report developed by insideARM.
  • September 13, 2012 –  Speaker, “Recording Act Claims and Other Hot Topics”, CAC Region 4 Conference, San Diego, California.
  • July 20, 2012 –  Speaker, “TCPA Today: The Law, Latest Trends, Defense Strategies and Compliance Issues,” a teleseminar, sponsored by ACA International.
  • July 19, 2012 –  Speaker, “The Technology, the FCC and the Law:  Navigating the TCPA Triangle”, 16th Annual MAP Legal Education Conference – ACA International, Hollywood, Florida.
  • May 17, 2012; Speaker, “To Record or Not to Record: The Benefits, The Laws, Compliance Issues and Defense Strategies”, NARCA 2012 Spring Collection Conference, San Diego, California.
  • April 11, 2012 –  Speaker, “FCC Rules: Telemarketing Analysis For PSCU” sponsored by PSCU Financial Services, Inc., Tampa Bay, Florida.
  • January 25, 2012 –  Speaker, “Hot Button Issues, Compliance Strategies to Avoid Potential Claims”, sponsored by DiBuduo & DeFendis Insurance Brokers, LLC, Fresno, California.
  • January 19, 2012 –  Speaker, “FDCPA, TCPA, Foti, What does the collector have to do to comply with the law,”? a Webinar, sponsored by California Association of Collectors, Inc.
  • October 25, 2011 –  Speaker, “TCPA Today: Latest Issues & Trends”, a Teleseminar, sponsored by ACA International.
  • October 20, 2011 –  Speaker, “HOT TOPICS in Legislation, Litigation, and Licensing”, National Association of Retail Collection Attorneys (NARCA) Conference.
  • August 24, 2011 –  Speaker, “The TCPA: Past, Present and Future”, a Webinar, sponsored by Contact Center Compliance.
  • April 14, 2011 –  Speaker, Developer and Presenter, “TCPA Peace of Mind Can Be Yours!”, a Teleseminar, sponsored by ACA International.

jlz JEANNE L. ZIMMER

  • October 22-23, 2014– Panelist; 97th Annual CAC Conference.
  • October 15, 2014 – Developer; “Telephone Collections:  Dos and Don’ts”, sponsored by Lorman Education Services.
  • April 30, 2014 – Developer; “Telephone Collections: Dos and Don’ts”, sponsored by Lorman Education Services.
  • October 31, 2013 –  Developer; “Telephone Collections: Dos and Don’ts”, sponsored by Lorman Education Services.
  • January 19, 2012, “FDCPA, TCPA, FOTI, What Does The Collector Have To Do To Comply With The Law?,” an Online Webinar, sponsored by California Association of Collectors (CAC).
  • June 8, 2011 – Developer and Presenter; “Anatomy of an Initial Dunning Letter & Subsequent Correspondence”, an Online Webinar, sponsored by California Association of Collectors(CAC).
  • July 2009 – Author; “The ABC’s of a Dunning Letter”, Collector’s Ink, Vol. LIV, No. 6.
  • February 26, 2009, Developer and Presenter, “Anatomy of an Initial Dunning Letter and Subsequent Correspondence”, an Online Webinar, sponsored by California Association of Collectors (CAC).
  • April 25, 2007 – Developer and Presenter; “Anatomy of an Initial Dunning Letter”, an Online Webinar, sponsored by California Association of Collectors (CAC).
  • December 2, 2004 – Invited Speaker; “Debt Collection from Start to Finish in California”, in Pasadena, California, sponsored by NBI.
  • August 24, 2004 – Invited Speaker; “Advanced Collection Strategies in California”, in Pasadena, California, sponsored by NBI.
  • June 4, 2004 – Invited Speaker; “FDCPA Compliance for the California Practitioner” in Los Angeles, California, sponsored by NBI.
  • June, 1992 – Invited Speaker; “How to Present and Attack Documentary and Demonstrative Evidence”, California Continuing Education of the Bar Author, “Green Sheets” in Verdict, a publication of the Association of Southern California Defense Counsel, 1991.

MARTIN SCHANNONG

  • November 9, 2006 – Invited Speaker; “Collection Law from Start to Finish ” sponsored by National Business Institute (NBI).
  • November 8, 2006 –  Invited Speaker;  “Collection Law from Start to Finish ”  sponsored by National Business Institute (NBI).