RetailMeNot Text Messages and Do Not Call List TCPA Class Action

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) makes the rules and regulations for the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). The complaint for this class action says, “According to the FCC’s findings, calls in violation of the TCPA are prohibited because, as Congress found, automated or prerecorded telephone calls are a greater nuisance and invasion of privacy than  Read more

Open Book with Page Reading "Telephone Consumer Protection Act"

Iconic Mortgage Corporation Unwanted Calls and Texts TCPA Class Action

When the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) was passed in 1991, American consumers were receiving more than 18 million telemarketing calls per day. By 2003, twelve years later, American consumers were receiving more than 104 million telemarketing calls per day. The complaint for this class action alleges that Iconic Mortgage Corporation (IMC) uses telemarketing to  Read more

Iconic Ancient Gold Helmet Logo

Allstate Cell Calls and Do Not Call Registry Numbers TCPA Class Action

Telemarketing is not completely illegal—as long as the telemarketers follow certain procedures and meet certain requirements. However, the complaint for this class action alleges that Allstate Insurance Company does not meet those requirements and that it makes unlawful calls to consumers, in violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA).  Read more

Allstate Cradling Hands Logo

Humana Unwanted Cell Phone Calls TCPA Class Action

The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) attempts to protect people from unwanted calls by requiring that businesses follow certain rules and procedures before unleashing their telemarketers. However, it seems that some companies don’t comply with the law, whether that noncompliance is negligent or willful. The complaint for this class action alleges that Humana, Inc. violated  Read more

Human and Robot Hands Holding Different Receivers

CVS Pharmacy Unwanted Telemarketing Messages TCPA Class Action

The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) was designed to give consumers choice about who was allowed to contact them with telemarketing messages. The complaint claims that CVS Pharmacy, Inc. violates this law by sending telemarketing messages to consumer cell phones without first getting the cell phone owners’ prior express written consent.  Read more

CVS Sign on Store with Heart Logo

Divvydose Unwanted Telemarketing Calls TCPA Settlement

Divvymed, LLC, which does business as Divvydose, is choosing to settle a class action alleging it violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). The complaint claimed the company placed unsolicited calls to consumer cell phones using an automatic dialing system and/or an artificial or prerecorded voice, called numbers on the National Do Not Call Registry,  Read more

Production of a Divvydose Pill Roll

American Advisors Group Unsolicited Phone Calls TCPA Settlement

This settlement resolves a class action against American Advisors Group alleging that AAG violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). The complaint claimed that AAG made unsolicited telemarketing calls to consumer cell and residential phones using an automatic dialing system and prerecorded voice and also called numbers on the National Do Not Call Registry.  Read more

Old-Fashioned Telephone in Circle with Strikethrough

NRA Unwanted Membership Solicitation TCPA Class Action

The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) provides a couple of different ways to protect consumers from unwanted telemarketing. These include limitations on the use of automatic telephone dialing systems (ATDSs) and a National Do Not Call Registry. The complaint for this class action says that the National Rifle Association of America (NRA) and InfoCision, Inc.  Read more

Seal or Logo of the National Rifle Association

Total Merchant Services Telemarketing Calls TCPA Class Action

Total Merchant Services, LLC offers payment technologies for businesses. According to the complaint for this class action, it is also a telemarketer, and one that does not obey the requirements of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA).  Read more

Hand Holding Out Receiver, Word Bubble Saying, "Nope"

Verde Energy USA Unwanted Telemarketing Calls TCPA Class Action

Verde Energy USA, Inc. is an energy supply company. The complaint for this class action alleges that Verde tries to find customers by telemarketing in violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA)—and that this is not the first time it has been sued for violating the Act.  Read more

Cell Phone in Circle with Strikethrough