Shireen Hormozdi’s Answers

Shireen Hormozdi

Los Angeles Personal Injury Lawyer.

Contributor Level 3
  1. Does the debt collector attorney have to abide by terms in my combination cease&desist/validation letter?

    Answered almost 2 years ago.

    1. Jeffrey B. Lampert
    2. Shireen Hormozdi
    3. John Mark Wilk
    3 lawyer answers

    Unfortunately the FDCPA does not apply to business debt.

    2 lawyers agreed with this answer

  2. Is there anything that I can do about a car I bought with 2 prior wrecks which the dealership covered up at the time of the sale

    Answered almost 2 years ago.

    1. Ronald Lee Burdge
    2. Shireen Hormozdi
    3. Scott Richard Kaufman
    3 lawyer answers

    You likely have a fraud and Fair Business Practices Act claim against the dealer and were overcharged for the vehicle. I agree with the others to act soon and consult with an attorney because you have 2 years from discovery to file your case in court if needed.

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  3. Do i need an Attorney for harassing debt collectors

    Answered almost 2 years ago.

    1. Sergio Cabanas
    2. Shireen Hormozdi
    3. Michael Patrick Fuino
    4. Dorothy G Bunce
    5. Tregg Robert Lunn
    5 lawyer answers

    It's a violation of the federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act for a debt collector to disclose your debt to a third party. Feel free to call Krohn and Moss, the Consumer Law Center, at 866-875-3666, they have Florida attorneys that cal help.

  4. How do I seek money from a dealer who sold me a car with a clean Carfax...that turned out to be a false report? I paid too much.

    Answered almost 2 years ago.

    1. T. Michael Flinn
    2. Kris K. Skaar
    3. Shireen Hormozdi
    3 lawyer answers

    You have likely been a victim of fraud but are fortunately protected in Georgia under the Fair Business Practices Act. However, your next steps are critical as to whether you can recover for your fraud claim. You should discuss returning the vehicle with a consumer attorney who can advise you on the pros and cons of returning the vehicle to the dealer and rescinding the contract. I've battled this issue before the court of appeals. Feel free to contact me at 678-395-7795 if you need help.

  5. Odometer fraud by seller and autocheck

    Answered over 2 years ago.

    1. Sanford Allen Wallack
    2. Shireen Hormozdi
    3. T. Michael Flinn
    3 lawyer answers

    If the seller is a car dealership, you are protected by the Georgia Fair Business Practices Act and can demand rescission of the agreement. A material misrepresentation (including an erroneous odometer reading) made pre-sale is a violation. The Georgia Odometer Act also provides protection.