Banning Debt Collection Robocalls The U.S. Supreme Court has struck down a 2015 law that allowed federal government debt collection robocalls to cell phones, declaring that the law violates the First Amendment ...More About "U.S. Supreme Court Disallows Debt Collection Robocalls"
The Federal Trade Commission has alerted 19 Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) service providers that “assisting and facilitating” illegal robocalls or telemarketing actions is illegal. “VoIP service pro...More About "FTC: Assisting Illegal Telemarketing is Against the Law"
Last Monday the U.S. Supreme Court declined to review a $61 million Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) case verdict implicating Dish Network in making thousands of illegal telemarketing calls. The telecom...More About "Supreme Court Declines to Review Dish $61M TCPA Verdict"
Last Tuesday a Florida federal judge inked a $3.15 million judgment against a telemarketer that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) sued for making robocalls selling credit card services. Higher Goals Marketing,...More About "Telemarketer Faces $3.2M Judgment by FTC"
TCPA Robocall Class Action Fines Bursor & Fisher PA is asking for $89 million in fees after winning a $267 million judgement in a debt collection Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) robocall class acti...More About "Attorneys Seek $89M in TCPA Robocall Class Action"
Stopping Unsolicited Robocalls The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has charged a telemarketing operation with making millions of unsolicited robocalls to consumers in violation of the Telemarketing Sales Rule (T...More About "FTC Charges Operation for Millions of Unsolicited Robocalls"
On Monday the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) called on the industry to start preventing robocalls within a year — or they will have to step in. This includes establishing a system to prevent robocall...More About "FCC Says Solve Robocall Spoofing Or It Will"
Volkswagen Robocall Lawsuit A robocall lawsuit against Volkswagen (VW) alleges that the German automaker made robocalls to consumers in violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). The lawsuit cla...More About "Volkswagen Facing TCPA Robocall Lawsuit"
TCPA Class Action: Robocalls On Thursday, State Farm Fire and Casualty Co. was hit with a class action lawsuit alleging it violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) by telemarketing to consumers who...More About "State Farm Hit with TCPA Class Action for Robocalls"
TCPA Robocall Suit Hertz is facing a consumer’s class action robocall suit accusing the rental car company of violating the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). The company allegedly made robocalls over ...More About "Hertz Faces TCPA Robocall Suit"
TCPA Settlement Home security and smart home company Alarm.com Holdings Inc. is set to pay $28 million to settle a three-year class-action case alleging that the company violated the Telephone Consumer Protect ...More About "Home Security Company to Pay $28M TCPA Settlement"
Robocall Class Action Suit This week in Massachusetts federal court a Texas resident filed a robocall class action suit against medical device manufacturer Boston Scientific, claiming that the company sent mult...More About "Boston Scientific Corp. Facing Robocall Class Action Suit"