How Many New York Debt Collection Cases Did LVNV Funding, LLC File in 2013?
- March 7, 2014
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By: Robert J. Nahoum
LVNV Funding, LLC is an notorious “debt buyer”, buying up portfolios of old debt from banks, credit card companies, hospitals, doctors, cell phone companies and car companies for pennies on the dollar.
According to the New York State Unified Court System, LVNV Funding, LLC filed more than 6,000 New York debt collection lawsuits in 2013 alone. These cases were filed in New York’s civil, city and small claims courts where debt collection cases are most often filed.
You may be asking – “having filed this many cases in New York alone, how can LVNV Funding, LLC be sure I owe them money?” The simple answer is they can’t. To LVNV Funding, LLC, you the consumer are no more than an entry on a spreadsheet, you are data. Unfortunately for LVNV Funding, LLC, entries on spreadsheets are not always enough to beat you in court.
In a debt collection lawsuit, LVNV Funding, LLC must prove that you are responsible for the debt. To meet this burden, LVNV Funding, LLC must prove that: (1) it has the right to sue you; (2) that debt is yours; and (3) you owe the amount they sued you for.
LVNV Funding, LLC regularly makes debt collection phone calls from (800) 363-3115 and is located at:
625 Pilot Road
Las Vegas, NV 89119.
The Law Offices of Robert J. Nahoum, P.C