This article briefly summarizes and examines the prohibited practices and remedies offered by the Act. The author discusses the cases that have interpreted these sections of the Act and then compares the recovery available to the debtor against his creditor under the Act with relief available under the common law. The author concludes that the Act is a step forward for Florida debtors and the protection of their rights.
Florida Debt Collection Practices Act,
32 U. Miami L. Rev.
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