Court Asks State Bar to Review Frequent Filer’s License to Practice Law After He Files Frivolous Complaint

Although the collection agency was not able to recover sanctions, the agency’s offensive rather than defensive position in the case successfully convinced the court to initiate review and possible action against the attorney to prevent future litigation of meritless claims. On July 17, 2014, a U.S. District Court granted Sergei Lemberg’s motion to dismiss his own client’s Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and Telephone Consumer Protection Act complaint in the case of Zente v. Credit Management, LP (No. A-14-CA-029-SS) (W.D.Tex July 17, 2014)). <more>