LOS ANGELES – A Los Angeles man has filed a class-action suit against a debt collector over allegations it used an autodialer to repeatedly call him despite his requests to stop.
Jason Alan filed a complaint on behalf of all others similarly situated on July 22 in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California against Fiserv Inc. and Does 1-10 alleging violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that in March 2015, he sustained damages and charges for incoming calls from the defendants in an attempt to collect an alleged debt. The plaintiff holds Fiserv Inc. and Does 1-10 because the defendants allegedly contacted plaintiff several times using an automatic dialing system despite his requests to stop calling.
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks $500 in statutory damages for each and every violation, $1,500 in treble damages for each and every violation and any other relief as the court deems just. He is represented by Todd M. Friedman, Meghan E. George and Adrian R. Bacon of Law Offices of Todd M. Friedman in Beverly Hills.
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California Case number 2:16-cv-05479