personal property


Can the Repo Man Do That? The Law on Repossessions. – Alabama Consumer Protection Attorney Judson E. Crump 71

About a million cars are repossessed each year in the United States.  Many of these are illegal, though most debtors (and a lot of repo agencies) don’t know it.  So just what makes a repossession illegal in Alabama? Breach of the Peace. A secured creditor can only repossess their collateral […]


Don’t sign a waiver when you retrieve your belongings from a repossessed automobile. – Alabama Consumer Credit Attorney Judson E Crump

If you have had a vehicle repossessed recently and the repo man or towing company refuses to let you access your vehicle, they have to give you your property back.  This means they must either mail it to you or give you a chance to come and get it.  But […]