A new class action lawsuit claims Chase Bank conspired with a debt collection agency to unlawfully obtain hundreds of millions, and possibly billions, of dollars from consumers.
Information on the recently filed lawsuit can be found here: http://www.courthousenews.com/2013/02/01/54484.htm
JP Morgan Chase & Co., NCO Group and collection law firm Bickerstaff, Heath, Delgado & Acosta are named as defendants in the lawsuit. A class action lawsuit is a lawsuit filed on behalf of a group of people, which is the class. The lead Plaintiff is Johanna Sierra, but the potentially huge class consists of anyone from whom the defendants tried to collect a debt using false or misleading information. Continue reading