Submission Number: 00109
Received: 11/30/2010 9:21:40 AM
Commenter: John Durishan
State: New York
Agency: Federal Trade Commission
Initiative: Statement of Policy Regarding Communications in Connection with Collection of a Decedent’s Debt; Project No. P104806
Attachments: No Attachments
The FTC should strengthen protections for grieving families and friends, not open the door to debt-collection efforts. If companies wish others to be liable for the debts than they can require those people sign on for the debts. A person should not be held liable for the unilateral acts of another.