Consumer accuses debt collector of violating FDCPA

SAN DIEGO — A San Francisco consumer is suing a debt collector, alleging violation of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA).

Leslie Brody filed a complaint Oct. 16 in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California against US Hardship Group LLC, doing business as Credit Shield, alleging violation of FDCPA through abusive, deceptive and unfair debt collection practices.