LOS ANGELES – A Los Angeles County consumer alleges a debt collector has invaded her privacy.
Balestrieri filed a complaint on March 20 in the U.S. District Court
for the Central District of California, Western Division against Bank of
America NA citing the Telephone Consumer Protection Act and the
Rosenthal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.
According to the
complaint, the plaintiff alleges that beginning in 2016, she suffered
damages from receiving several collection calls on her cellular
telephone from the defendant in its attempt to collect an alleged debt.
The plaintiff holds Bank of America NA responsible because the
defendant allegedly continued to call her after she requested the calls
stop. She alleges her privacy was invaded by the calls.
plaintiff seeks injunction against the defendant, statutory
damages, treble damages, all legal
fees, interest and any other relief as the court deems just. She is
represented by Matthew A. Rosenthal of Westgate Law in Los Angeles.
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, Western Division Case number 2:17-cv-02159-DSF-GJS