ORLANDO – An Orlando consumer alleges a debt collector has called her more than 100 times to reach another person.
Counts filed a complaint on March 17 in the U.S. District Court for the
Middle District of Florida against Bank of America alleging violation
Telephone Consumer Protection Act and the Florida Consumer Collection
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges
that she suffered from abuse and harassment, including stress, anxiety
and embarrassment, caused by defendants barrage of calls using an
autodialer and pre-recorded voice to collect on a debt that does not
belong to her. The plaintiff holds Bank of America responsible because
the defendant allegedly refused to honor plaintiffs’ do-not-call
requests and communicated with plaintiff without prior express consent.
plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks judgment against
defendant, statutory damages, costs, attorneys' fees, and other relief
that the court deems appropriate. She is represented by Stephen R.
Caplan of Caplan & Associates PA in Orlando.
U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida Case number 6:17-cv-00477