CHUWAY v. NAT'L ACTION FIN. SERVS. INC., 03-2158
Debt collector's letter to plaintiff violated the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. It is not enough that the dunning letter state the amount of the debt that is due; it must state it clearly enough that the recipient is likely to understand it.
- Argued 01/21/2004
- Decided 03/30/2004
- Published 03/30/2004
- POSNER, Circuit Judge., Before FLAUM, Chief Judge, and POSNER and RIPPLE, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- David J. Philipps (argued), Gomolinski & Philipps, Hickory Hills, IL, for Plaintiff-Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Stephen R. Swofford, Peter Pederson (argued), Hinshaw & Culbertson, Chicago, IL, for Defendant-Appellee.