Florence, KY 2/28/19 - Three new attorneys have joined Gerner & Kearns since the start of Q4 last year, bringing the total attorney count for the firm to twelve. Genevieve Campbell joined the firm's Litigation, Recovery and Collections practice group at the end October. Ashlee K. Satterfield started with the firm in December also in the Litigation, Recovery and Collections practice group. Melissa Whalen joined the Default Services practice group earlier this month.
The U.S. Supreme Court recently held oral arguments in Obduskey v. McCarthy & Holthus LLP on January 7, 2019. The Supreme Court will decide whether the federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act or FDCPA applies in a nonjudicial foreclosure action. While courts, generally, accept that the FDCPA covers judicial foreclosures, the lower federal courts are split concerning nonjudicial proceedings.
The day-to-day tasks of running a business are all-consuming. You are constantly preoccupied with important business matters in addition to your family life. You may not have stopped to think about estate planning. If you have not taken the steps to create an estate plan, you are making a mistake.