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Debt collector can’t use arbitration provision to thwart class action, court rules

A collection agency that was not party to a contract between a business and a consumer could not compel arbitration of the consumer’s claims against the collection agency over its practices, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court has ruled. Consumer advocates had been watching the case closely, fearing that the SJC might reach the opposite conclusion, which ...

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