Here's what it looks like original. I of course change the name of the law office, address, phone numbers etc.
(213)746-8010 (213)746-8050 fax
February 16, 2010
ABC Sales, Inc. 3155 Bandini Blvd. Vernon, CA 90023
All-American Attorney Service, Inc. 714 W. Olympic Blvd. #714
Los Angeles, CA 90015 www.yourattorneyservice.com
Mailed via Certified Letter 2/16/2010
This notice is to inform you that B & G Movers, Inc. cashed your check (#6897)) payable to B & G Movers in the amount of $1,800.00 and it was returned by the bank as “Insufficient Funds” on or about 1/28/06. Since previous attempts to resolve this issue concerning this returned check has proven unsuccessful, this matter has been transferred to my attention. I am writing you in hope that we may be able to resolve this matter before litigation is necessitated.
Pursuant to the provisions of Section 1719(a)(1) of the Civil Code, any person who passes a check on insufficient funds shall be liable for the amount of the check and a service charge not to exceed twenty-five ($25.00) dollars for the first check passed and an amount not to exceed thirty-five ($35.00) dollars for each subsequent check passed on insufficient funds.
Pursuant to the provisions of Section 1719(a)(2) of the Civil Code, any person who passes a check on insufficient funds shall be liable for the damages equal to treble the amount of the check if a written demand is mailed certified to the person who passed the insufficient funds check advising them of the amount of the check, the amount of the service charge, and the provisions of Section 1719.
This letter will serve as your written notice under Section 1719 that if the face value of the check, in the sum of $1,800.00, the service charge of $25.00, and the cost of mailing in the sum of $6.00, is not paid within thirty days of the date this demand is mailed, B & G Movers, Inc. will institute legal action to recover these amounts and/or treble damages in an amount not less than $100.00 nor more than $1,500.00.
If you would like to discuss this matter, feel free to contact me at (213)746-8010. Sincerely,
Carl Vesper President