HOUSTON – A Katy, Texas resident alleges a debt collector unlawfully contacted her at work.
Tania Holloway filed a complaint on May 8 in the Houston Division of the Southern District of Texas against National Credit Adjusters LLC over alleged violation of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that in December 2017, she began receiving calls from the defendant at her place of employment in an attempt to collect an alleged debt. The suit states that despite informing defendant through her supervisor that plaintiff could not take personal calls at work, defendant allegedly continued to place calls.
The plaintiff holds National Credit Adjusters LLC responsible because the defendant allegedly contacted her at her place of employmen despite knowing that her employer prohibited such communications and caused the phone to ring repeatedly and engaged in telephone conversations with the intent to annoy and harass her.
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks actual damages, statutory damages of $1,000, costs of litigation, attorney's fees, punitive damages and such other further relief may be just and proper. She is represented by Jenny DeFrancisco of Lemberg Law LLC in Wilton, Connecticut.
Houston Division of the Southern District of Texas case number 4:18-cv-01466