IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
September 15, 2011
YELENA YENTIN, ET AL.
MICHAELS, LOUIS & ASSOCIATES, INC., ET AL.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Stewart Dalzell
AND NOW, this 14th day of September, 2011, upon consideration of plaintiffs' complaint (docket entry # 1), defendants' motion to dismiss plaintiffs' complaint (docket entry # 3), plaintiffs' response in opposition to defendants' motion (docket entry # 5), and defendants' reply in support of their motion (docket entry # 6), and in accordance with the accompanying Memorandum, it is hereby ORDERED that:
1. Defendants' motion to dismiss plaintiffs' complaint (docket entry # 3) is GRANTED IN PART;
2. Count I of plaintiffs' complaint is DISMISSED insofar as it asserts claims for failure to conduct an investigation, failure to verify debt under 15 U.S.C. § 1692g(b), and violations of 18 Pa. Cons. Stat. § 7311; and
3. By September 28, 2011, plaintiffs may FILE an amended complaint that includes specific factual allegations supporting violations of 15 U.S.C. §§ 1692g(b) and 1692e(5).
BY THE COURT:
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