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Southern California Telephone Co. DNC List Violation TCPA Class Action

Congress passed the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) to try to protect consumers from unwanted telemarketing nuisances. The complaint for this class action alleges that, despite the law, Southern California Telephone Company (SCTC) made calls to consumers that violate the law’s provisions.  Read more

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Sirius XM Radio Telemarketing Settlement

Sirius XM Radio, Inc. is putting up $25 million to settle a class action alleging that it violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). The complaint claimed that the company made telemarketing calls to consumer numbers on the National Do Not Call Registry or to its own internal Do Not Call list.  Read more

Nationwide Mutual Insurance Unwanted Calls TCPA Settlement

Nationwide is putting aside $5 million to settle a class action brought under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). The complaint alleged that Nationwide’s agents made calls to consumers without their permission and also to persons on Nationwide’s internal Do Not Call List, in violation of the TCPA.  Read more

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Martindale-Hubbell Legal Services Made Illegal Calls TCPA Class Action

What can you say about a company selling its legal referral services via illegal telemarketing calls? The complaint for this class action alleges that Martindale-Hubbell, Inc. made autodialed sales calls and sent voicemails to consumers in an attempt to drum up customers for its legal business. Martindale-Hubbell provides information services for the legal profession and  Read more

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Nationwide Health Advisors Unwanted Telemarketing Calls TCPA Class Action

A company called Donisi Jax, Inc., doing business as Nationwide Health Advisors, has violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), says the complaint for this class action. According to the complaint, the company claims to be a broker of health insurance plans, and it has made unwanted calls to cell phones and failed to maintain  Read more

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Horizon Solar Power Unsolicited Cell Phone Calls TCPA Class Action

Despite the restrictions of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), some companies still think it’s a smart idea to telemarket to consumer cell phones without permission. The complaint for this class action claims that Hosopo Corporation, doing business as Horizon Solar Power, is one of them. Even worse, the company would not stop calling.  Read more

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SunTrust Bank Debt Collection Florida Law and TCPA Violations Class Action

The complaint for this lawsuit alleges that SunTrust Bank has violated both the federal Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) and the Florida Consumer Collection Practices Act (FCCPA), when the bank repeatedly called plaintiff Edwin Rivera, trying to collect a debt from him. The calls violated provisions on calling consumer cells phones, refusing to stop calling  Read more

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Wells Fargo Wrong Number and Do Not Call Registry TCPA Class Action

Around February of 2010, the complaint for this class action alleges, plaintiff Lynn Laing began receiving autodialed calls from Wells Fargo on both her cell phone and her landline—calls that were not for her but for someone named Ruth Phillips. Even though Laing repeatedly told them that she was not Ruth Phillips and that she  Read more

DialAmerica Marketing Telemarketing Call TCPA Class Action

Sometime around July or August of 2017, the complaint alleges, DialAmerica began calling plaintiff Ariel Shuckett on her cell phone, using an automatic dialing system and a pre-recorded voice in violation of the TCPA, trying to sell her bathroom fixtures. The complaint claims that at least three times Shuckett took the trouble to get through  Read more

Gigats Do Not Call, Opt-Out, Unsolicited Text Messages TCPA Class Action

Gigats, a job-matching service, sends subscribers job leads via SMS text-messaging. Unfortunately, the complaint claims that it also markets itself that way as well, without regard to the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). The complaint alleges instances of Gigats’s making unsolicited messaging calls to plaintiffs’ cell phones, its calling of a phone on the National  Read more