Case Conclusion Date: 04.08.2010
Practice Area: Debt Collection
Outcome: Gambling debts are not enforceable in California
Description: My office defended a client who was sued by a debt scavenger to collect 11 personal checks totaling $30,000 written to Thunder Valley Casino. After a two hour Court Trial and post-trial briefing, the Court held that gambling debts are unenforceable in California on public policy grounds. Monarch Inoventure Capital, LLC v. Amennuno, San Francisco Case No. GCG-09-489771.