Lynda Laing, Esq. is a partner of Strauss Factor Laing and Lyons located in Providence RI. Ms. Laing graduated from Albion College in 1980 and Case Western Reserve Law School in 1983. She was admitted to practice in Michigan and Rhode Island and actively practices in the Rhode Island state courts and United States Bankruptcy Court for the State of Rhode Island. Lynda has practiced in the creditor rights area and has been names a Super Lawyer 3 times. She has given numerous lectures on the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and How to Use Social Media to Locate People. She is married to Thomas Lyons, also a partner at Strauss Factor Laing and Lyons.
Skip Tracing from Start to Finish (2018 Edition)
CLE Credits earned: 2 GENERAL (or 2 LAW & LEGAL for WA state)
This seminar will assist you finding people and assets for both pre and post judgment collection activities. You will learn how to use certain tools and tactics while still complying with the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, FCRA and CFPB. At the end of the seminar you will know how to skip a debtor and how to find free sources to locate assets.
Key topics to be discussed:
• Skip Tracing Resources
• Post Judgment asset discovery
• Using social media to find assets and debtors
• Regulations regarding Skip Tracing
Date / Time: February 13, 2019
• 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Eastern
• 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Central
• 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Mountain
• 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Pacific
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Section I. Skip Tracing Resources
a) Locating Debtors
b) Locating Assets
Section II. Post Judgment asset discovery
Section III. Using social media to find assets and debtors
Section IV. Advanced Skip Tracing