SAN FRANCISCO – A Mississippi man alleges a San Francisco business keeps calling him for a debt that doesn't belong to him.
Jefferson filed a complaint on March 15 in the U.S. District Court for
the Northern District of California against Wells Fargo Bank NA alleging
violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.
the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that he suffered damages from
receiving several collection calls from the defendant seeking to collect
an alleged debt, but he is not the debtor. The plaintiff holds Wells
Fargo Bank NA responsible because the defendant allegedly kept on
calling the plaintiff using an auto dialer despite his request to stop
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks
statutory damages of $500, treble damages, all legal fees and any other
relief as the court deems just. He is represented by Trinette G. Kent,
of counsel to Lemberg Law LLC in Wilton, Connecticut.
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California Case number 4:17-cv-01392-JSW