LOS ANGELES – A Los Angeles County consumer alleges a debt collector unlawfully called him four or five times a day to attempt to collect an alleged debt.
Michael Brown filed a complaint on behalf of all others similarly situated on Jan. 18 in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California against
National Credit Adjusters LLC and Does 1 through 10
violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act and the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that beginning in October 2016, he suffered damages from receiving several collection calls from the defendant and was charged for those calls. The plaintiff holds National Credit Adjusters LLC and Does 1 through 10 responsible because the defendants allegedly kept on calling the plaintiff using an automatic telephone dialing system.
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks $500 in statutory damages, $1,500 in treble damages, all legal fees and any other relief as the court deems just. He is represented by Todd M. Friedman and Arvin Ratanavongse of Law Offices of Todd M. Friedman P.C. in Woodland Hills.
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California Case number 2:17-cv-00390-MWF-AFM