Companies are continuing to agree to class action settlements in the face of alleged failure to comply with the statutory and regulatory framework set in the Telephone Consumer Protection Act or rules provided by the Federal Communications Commission and other agencies.
Just this February, a national class action brought against a company resulted in a class-wide settlement. The heart of the lawsuit? The financial institution’s contractors had contacted people about outstanding debts. This company is not alone. Certain businesses might believe they are isolated from liability through contracts with third-parties, but instead found themselves the central target of expensive and protracted litigation.
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