The parties reached the $17 million settlement to end the suit earlier this year at a mediation. Read more
The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) is a federal statute that provides a remedy for consumers who are being harassed by telephone by their creditors. Read more
The FTC recently announced that GC Services, a debt collection company, has agreed to a settlement to resolve claims that it violated the FDCPA. Read more
Wells Fargo was worth an estimated $240 billion – a value that will be negatively impacted over the coming months. Read more
The TCPA prohibits computer-generated telemarketing calls to cellphones without that user’s express prior consent. Read more
A massive class action accusing several cruise marketing companies of violating the TCPA by robocalling millions of Americans. Read more
The Eighth Circuit joins the Sixth and Seventh Circuits in adopting this standard. Read more
Consumers won an important victory in the U.S. Supreme Court recently when the court ruled that companies can’t evade class action claims by offering full relief to the named class represent... Read more
The TCPA provides for statutory damages, generally from $500 to $1,500 for each violation, which are paid to the consumer. Read more
Time Warner Cable has been found liable of violating the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) and ordered to pay $229,500 to a woman it harassed with robocalls. The company placed 153 au... Read more
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