Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Nicholas Heath Wooten , Nick Wooten , LLC, Auburn, AL, for Plaintiff-Appellant.
Neal D. Moore, III , Sarah E. Orr , Ferguson Frost & Dodson, LLP, Birmingham, AL, for Defendants-Appellees.
Before HULL, Circuit Judge, and WALTER, District Judge, and GOLDBERG, Judge.
United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit.
A deluge has swept through U.S. bankruptcy courts of late. Consumer debt buyers — armed with hundreds of delinquent accounts purchased from creditors — are filing proofs of claim on debts deemed unenforceable under state statutes of limitations. This appeal considers whether a proof of claim to collect a stale debt in Chapter 13 bankruptcy violates the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act ("FDCPA"
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