LOS ANGELES – A North
Hills consumer alleges a debt collector called her cellphone and
contacted her at work after she repeatedly asked for the calls to stop.
De Leon filed a complaint on Feb. 28 in the U.S. District Court for
the Central District of California, Western Division against Onemain
Financial Group LLC alleging violation of the Telephone Consumer
Protection Act and the Rosenthal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.
to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that in beginning in October
2016, she suffered damages from receiving several collection calls. The
plaintiff holds Onemain Financial Group LLC responsible because the
defendant allegedly called her multiple times with the intention of
collecting an alleged debt after she asked for the calls to cease.
plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks statutory damages of
$1,000, actual damages, all legal fees, interest and any other relief as
the court deems just. She is represented by Stuart M. Price of Price
Law Group APC in Encino.
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, Western Division Case number 2:17-cv-01603-RSWL-AJW