MIAMI – A Broward
County consumer alleges a debt collector violated federal law when it
filed a suit against her in a county in which she does not reside.
McAllister filed a complaint on Feb. 17 in the U.S. District Court for
the Southern District of Florida against Superior Capital LLC alleging
violation of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.
the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that in January, she suffered
damages from having a court case filed against her for an alleged debt
in Miami-Dade County. The plaintiff holds Superior
Capital LLC responsible because the defendant allegedly filed a state
court action against the plaintiff in a different county in order to
coerce her into satisfying her disputed debt.
requests a trial by jury and seeks actual damages, statutory damages,
all legal fees and any other relief as this court deems just. She is
represented by Joel D. Lucoff
of Debt Rescue Clinic in Miami.
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida Case number 0:17-cv-60366-RNS