McCallum, Methvin & Terrell announces malicious prosecution litigation against debt collection companies.
Debt collection companies buy personal debts for pennies on the dollar and often use unscrupulous and illegal methods to attempt to collect. Often these companies file debt collection lawsuits against individuals who may not owe the debt, and may not even be the correct person, with the intent to intimidate the individuals into agreeing to pay money they do not owe. The complaints McCallum, Methvin & Terrell has filed against a number of such companies allege that the companies maliciously prosecute the alleged debts without doing anything first to ensure that such debts are valid under the law. Read article in The New York Times.