Smith Debnam is delighted to announce the firm has signed on to be the platinum sponsor of the 2015 North Hills 5k. Smith Debnam joins Midtown Raleigh Alliance and Trinity Baptist Church in presenting the 9th installment of the North Hills 5k. The race event, which is part of the Second Empire Grand Prix Race Series, will take place on Saturday, September 12 at Trinity Baptist Church, in the heart of Midtown Raleigh. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Backpack Buddies Program through North Raleigh Ministries. For more information about the event, please visit www.northhills5k.com.
Smith Debnam today announced that attorneys Thurston Debnam, Franklin Drake, Lynn Wilson McNally, John Narron, Byron Saintsing, Rose Stout, and Alicia Jurney have all been named to the 22nd Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, an established benchmark of legal excellence. This edition marks the tenth straight year Rose Stout and John Narron have been named in Best Lawyers, and the third year in a row for Thurston Debnam.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CPFB) monitors debt collectors, banks, credit unions, and credit card companies, among others, to safeguard consumers. The CFPB requires that these institutions institute policies and procedures that are transparent and ensure the fair treatment to all consumers. Some of the more recent actions taken by the Bureau make it clear that just because an institution has policies in place doesn’t mean it has implemented the right policies.
Late in the day on July 10, 2015, the FCC issued the highly controversial and long-awaited Declaratory Ruling and Order regarding nineteen filed petitions requesting clarification of TCPA’s application. Here’s what you need to know.