YOUR CONSUMER PROTECTION

ATTORNEY IN JACKSONVILLE

The firm helps Florida consumers that have been victimized by debt collectors, robocallers, scammers, fraudsters, and others who prey on unsuspecting consumers. Consumer protection laws are enacted to protect the average consumer from unfair practices, inaccurate information and unethical ways of doing business. When consumer rights are abused, we are sensitive to and understand the economic and emotional damage that consumer abuse causes.

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Glenn will use his experience in property damage, auto accidents, robocalls, tenant rights, and debt defense to personally handle your case in order to maximize the recovery you deserve.

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FIGHT BACK AGAINST DEBT COLLECTORS

There are state and federal fair debt collection laws enacted to prevent debt collectors from using harassing, abusive, misleading, dishonest and unfair debt collection practices. The Federal Fair Debt Collections Practice Act (“FDCPA”) and Florida Consumer Protection Practices Act (“FCCPA”) provide consumers with the means to seek money damages against debt collectors for violating their legal rights. There are also laws that protect you from certain unauthorized calls or texts to your cell phone. The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”) is a federal law that restricts certain types of calls to your cell phone without your consent.

Glenn Banner has years of experience representing debt collectors, creditors, banks and mortgage lenders in debt collection litigation. He now uses his specialized knowledge and insight to protect and enforce the legal rights of consumers. You should contact your Jacksonville FDCPA and FCCPA attorney today if you have experienced any of these common practices by debt collectors, creditors, banks and mortgage lenders:

  • Calls at an unusual time such as before 8:00 a.m.
    and after 9:00 p.m.

  • Unauthorized communications to consumers
    represented by attorney.

  • Calls at work.

  • Collection calls to third parties, such as spouses, roommates and friends without consent.

  • Use of obscene or profane language.

  • Excessively calling telephone to ring or engaging any person in telephone conversation repeatedly or continuously with intent to annoy, abuse, or harass.

  • The threat to take any action that cannot legally be taken or that is not intended to be taken.

  • Misrepresenting the name and identity of the debt collector’s business, company, or organization.

  • Falsely representing the character, amount, or legal status of any debt.

  • Falsely representing that nonpayment of any debt will result in arrest, imprisonment, garnishment of wages.

STOP ANNOYING AND HARASSING
TEXTS AND CALLS

If you are receiving unauthorized and unsolicited calls and texts to your cell phone you may be entitled to monetary damages. Did you know that federal law and Florida law protects you from certain types of unauthorized calls and texts? The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”) is a federal law that law restricts certain types of calls (robocalls) to your cell phone without your consent. The TCPA regulates the types of calls that telemarketers, mortgage servicers, debt collectors, phone providers, retailers and businesses from using certain types of automatic calling systems and recorded voice messages (robocalls) to your cell phone.

Florida law provides additional protection to consumers with the Florida Telemarketing Act, as well as restrictions on telephone solicitation, as listed under consumer protection statutes outlined in chapter 501. Under Florida Statute § 501.059, any telephone solicitor who make unsolicited calls must immediately identify themselves by their true first and last name, as well as a business on who’s behalf they are calling.  The statute also regulates automated calls connecting consumers to pre-recorded messages.  In addition, the Florida Telemarketing Act, codified in Florida Statute § 501.616, requires commercial telephone sellers to be licensed and restricts calls during certain times of day

Contact Our Office Today If You Have
Experienced The Following:

  • Automated dialing
    (listen for clicks, pauses, delays, or hold music before a live operator comes on to the call).

  • Prerecorded messages.

  • Robotic computer-generated messages.

  • Automated text messages.

  • Harassing or deceptive telemarketing calls.

  • Any telephone call, text message, facsimile, page, or related contact made to an individual on the Do Not Call registry or on a business’ do not call list.

What to do if you are the victim
of unfair collection practices
and harassing calls.

  • Keep a call log tracking the date, time and person you spoke with for all collection calls with creditors, banks, debt collectors and mortgage service providers.

  • Save texts, voicemails and messages.

  • Save all documents and emails related to the debt.

  • Call Glenn Banner to answer your questions and to determine if your rights are being violated.

Call for a FREE
Initial Case Evaluation

If your rights under federal and Florida consumer protection laws are being violated or you are being harassed by debt collectors you need to take action quickly.  Glenn Banner will personally handle your case in order to maximize the recovery you deserve. Call the Law Office of Glenn S. Banner, P.A. today for a free case evaluation.

Your Jacksonville consumer protection attorney provides legal services throughout Northeast Florida, including, Jacksonville, St. Johns County, Fernandina Beach, the Jacksonville Beaches, Ponte Vedra, Nocatee, Julington Creek, St. Augustine and all communities in between.

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Based on 84 reviews.
Renzo Tucci
Renzo Tucci
2022-06-25
Glenn was very easy to work with. He always kept in touch with me when I had questions plus gave me updates on my case regularly.
Melinda Powers
Melinda Powers
2022-06-17
I have now had the privilege of working with Mr Banner is on different issues . Mr. Banner is knowledgeable, professional, and treats you like you are his only client.. He demonstrates sincerity in his efforts to help all his clients.. He is responsive,transparent, and very friendly. I would not hesitate to call upon him or recommend him to any friend or family member.
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Nichole C
2022-06-16
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Samantha Williams
2022-06-16
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Param Sahni
2022-06-16
Robby Mayben
Robby Mayben
2022-06-16
Amazing law firm that will take care of you!
Wes Nicholson
Wes Nicholson
2022-05-13
Excellent service!! Handled my disputed homeowner claim like a pro! Already told my parents and friends to keep him in mind if anything should come up! Thanks Glenn!!
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zachary barnette
2022-05-12
Vanessa Langston
Vanessa Langston
2022-04-20
I am very grateful for Mr. Banner, 3 years ago I needed his service in dealing with an auto accident. His service exceeded my expectations. At any time, I had a question he was always available to help quickly and at a high level of professionalism. I was also pleased with the outcome of my case. I felt at ease that all was being taking care of during the entire process.
Evelyn Rozales
Evelyn Rozales
2022-03-12
Glenn Banner is the best! He will do everything in his power to get the result you are looking for and deserve. If you need a roof lawyer he is the one for you. From my own experience he reviewed my case and explained the whole process to me. Not once did he ever get irritated with my questions and kept in constant contact with the developments. I couldn’t have asked for a better experience. I 100% recommended him! You will not be sorry. 😁

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The Law Office of Glenn Banner is located in Jacksonville, Florida provides legal services throughout Northeast Florida, including Jacksonville, the Jacksonville Beaches, Ponte Vedra, Nocatee, Julington Creek, St. Augustine, and surrounding communities.

Contact the Law Office of Glenn S. Banner for a FREE initial case evaluation. Glenn will use his experience in property damage, auto accidents, robocalls, tenant rights, and debt defense to personally handle your case in order to maximize the recovery you deserve. When you hire Glenn Banner, you benefit from his knowledge and insight on how the other side thinks.