Thies v. Wyman, 969 F.Supp. 604 (S.D. Cal., 1997)

Harold Marion Hewell

Case Conclusion Date:July 23, 1997

Practice Area:Real Estate

Outcome:Settled

Description:This case established that homeowner association fees are a "debt" under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, 15 U.S.C. § 1692, et seq. ("FDCPA"), and that attorneys and agents engaged in the collection of homeowner association fees must comply with the requirements of the FDCPA when pursuing these fees.