Can a collection agency collect on a debt from 9 years ago? Some agency is trying to collect on a telephone debt from 9 years ago. Is this not protected as statue barred?
It may or may not be statute barred. I am sorry that I cannot give you a definitive answer but the rules surrounding Limitation Acts are tricky.
Please refer to the following:
If the amount owed is significant you can seek an opinion from a lawyer.
Earl Sands, LIT