Large organizations and institutions often know about verifying military service before pursuing court actions against clients. But many individuals who deal with servicemembers can face penalties for noncompliance with the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act as well. Landlords, in particular, need …View more
Regardless of the circumstances, everyone must follow the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to the letter. Failing to do so can lead to legal trouble, as demonstrated by a heartbreaking Florida SCRA case.
A federal judge ruled against Miami-Dade County after …View more
Violators of the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act beware: The Department of Justice, ever a formidable foe, has been relentlessly increasing its vigilance over SCRA violations, filing lawsuits from coast to coast that cost millions to settle.
Targets include banks, moneylenders, …View more