9th Circuit Affirms Dunning At Job Site Violates Federal Law

9th Circuit Affirms Dunning At Job Site Violates Federal Law

SAN FRANCISCO - Dunning a debtor at her place of employment is a per se violation of the federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) 15 U.S.C.S. §§1692 et seq., a divided Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel ruled Aug. 1, reversing a trial court's denial of class certification (Catherine Evon, et al. v. Law Offices of Sidney Mickell, et al., No. 10-16615 and No. 10-17836, 9th Cir.; 2012 U.S. App. LEXIS 15861).

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