Date Received: 2017-07-23T00:00:00
Product: Medical debt
Issue: Took or threatened to take negative or legal action
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: XXXX XXXX sold off account to Selip & Stylianous LLP. Without notifying me that the account was sold off, Selip and Stylianous sent me via the XXXX County Court System a notification that they are suing me on behalf of XXXX XXXX. When I contacted XXXX XXXX, they said that the account was not theirs anymore and had nothing to do with the lawsuit. I inquired to Selip and Stylianous LLP about why they never contacted me before suing me and they would not respond.
Company: Selip & Stylianou, LLP
State/Zip: NJ 075XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: No
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 2582489
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