Recent Posts in Lawsuit Defense Category

  • Legal Services Available in New Jersey

    || 8-May-2017

    Many people find themselves being crushed by overwhelming debt. Because people’s wages have rarely matched the rate of inflation, more and more people find themselves needing to take out loans that weren’t necessary 60 years ago. Earlier in the 20 th century, buying a house would only require 2.2 times your yearly income. Now, purchasing a house requires 3.7 times your annual income. ...
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  • What to Do When Being Sued for Credit Card Debt

    || 17-Apr-2017

    Unlike the federal government, who can garnish your wages if you don’t pay back your loans, private lending companies like credit card companies generally cannot garnish wages without taking legal action. When you receive notice of a credit card lawsuit, take the following steps. Don’t Ignore It It can often be tempting to just ignore a situation in the hopes it will disappear ...
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  • Simon Goldenberg Presents CLE on Defending Debt Collection Lawsuits

    || 10-Feb-2017

    New York, New York: On February 6 th, 2017, Attorney Simon Goldenberg presented, Defending a Consumer Debt Case, a Continuing Legal Education program with Lawline. Broadcast live online and recorded at Lawline’s Studio in lower Manhattan, the program offered viewers strategies on defending debt collection lawsuits. It is now available for on-demand viewing at Lawline.com. Defending A ...
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  • Merchant Cash Advance Reduced By $92,000 (Bizfi)

    || 11-Nov-2016

    Merchant Cash Advance Default There are a variety of traditional vehicles for business financing, including; credit cards, lines of credit, and commercial loans. However, over the past few years, it has become increasingly popular for businesses to cover their capital needs by taking an advance against their anticipated credit card receivables, known as a Merchant Cash Advance, or MCA. In an MCA, ...
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  • American Express Lawsuit Settled With Jaffe & Asher LLP (39%)

    || 21-Oct-2016

    The Law Office of Simon Goldenberg PLLC provides a comprehensive suite of debt relief services, including defending consumers and businesses from collection lawsuits in New York and New Jersey. In this article, we are highlighting a case brought in Supreme Court by the law firm of Jaffe & Asher LLP for credit card debt. The borrower initially contacted our office for an evaluation of his case. ...
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  • Schachter Portnoy Settles United Guaranty Student Loan Lawsuit (33%)

    || 10-Oct-2016

    In today’s article we are discussing a student loan lawsuit brought in New Jersey in which we defended the client and ultimately settled for a substantial reduction. As is often the case, the borrower had fallen on hard times and consequently defaulted on a private student loan. The debt was assigned by Citibank to United Guaranty Commercial Insurance Company (hereinafter “ United ...
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  • Statute of Limitations for Student Loans

    || 7-Oct-2016

    Is there a Statute of Limitations for Student Loans? There is much confusion regarding the applicability of the statute of limitations on bringing lawsuits to collect on defaulted student loans. Part of this confusion can be attributed to changes in federal laws that eliminated the statute of limitations on federal student loans. As such, in order to determine if an SOL applies, it’s ...
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  • Super Lawyers Honors Simon Goldenberg as a Rising Star in New York

    || 3-Oct-2016

    For the third consecutive year, Super Lawyers has selected Simon Goldenberg, Esq. to the New York Rising Stars list. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. This award was conferred upon Mr. Goldenberg for his continuous achievements in the realm of consumer law and debt relief. The Law Office of ...
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  • Fighting Student Loan Lawsuits

    || 12-Sep-2016

    Have you been sued for a student loan? It's normal to have serious questions when facing legal action. Most borrowers and co-signers will want to minimize the impact of the lawsuit and avoid having a judgment entered against them. You might be wondering: Why am I being sued? Do I really owe them the amount they claim? How do I fight the lawsuit? What are my defenses? Can I settle the lawsuit ...
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  • Reduce Merchant Cash Advance & Business Loans

    || 11-Jul-2016

    If you own a business, you probably already know that maintaining sufficient cashflow is critical. However, with seasonal fluctuations, competition, and other variables outside of your control, trying to maintain financially stability while operating a small business can be challenging. Money is needed for inventory, raw materials, supplies, and human resources, so taking a business loan or a ...
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  • New York City Debt Relief Lawyers

    || 7-Jul-2016

    If you’re looking for relief from your debts then you might already know how stressful the collection process can be. Regardless of whether you’re saddled with overwhelming credit card debts, business loans, or large student loan payments, you’ll want a seasoned attorney to help guide you to a fair resolution. At the Law Office of Simon Goldenberg, PLLC, we help New Yorkers get ...
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  • Debt Lawsuit Defense in New York City

    || 27-Jun-2016

    When you are faced with a lawsuit, regardless of the circumstances, you’re going to want an attorney that you can trust to vigorously defend you. The right lawyer and their expert team will apply their skills to ensure that you have the best shot at a fair resolution. You’ll want someone that is experienced and passionate about fighting and defending lawsuits in New York. At the Law ...
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