Case Conclusion Date:April 8, 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.