Okla. Admin. Code § 160:70-11-4 - Harassment or abuse

Current through Vol. 39, No. 14, April 01, 2022

A licensee may not engage in any conduct the nature consequence of which is to harass, oppress or abuse any person in connection with the collection of a debt. Without limiting the general application of the foregoing, the following conduct is a violation of this rule:

(1) The use or threat of use of violence or other criminal means to harm the physical person, reputation or property of any person.
(2) The use of obscene or profane language or language the natural consequence of which is to abuse the hearer or reader.
(3) The publication of a list of debtors who allegedly refuse to pay debts, except to a consumer reporting agency.
(4) The advertisement for sale of any debt to coerce payment of the debt.
(5) Causing a telephone to ring or engaging any person in telephone conversation repeatedly or continuously with intent to annoy, abuse or harass any person at the called number.
(6) Except as provided in 160:70-11-2, the placement of telephone calls without meaningful disclosure of the caller's identity.

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Okla. Admin. Code § 160:70-11-4
Added at 23 Ok Reg 2954, eff 7-13-06

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