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Snapchat accused of phone harassment

Louie Torres May 5, 2017, 11:00am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A California consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against Snapchat, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

California consumer accuses lotion manufacturer of false advertising

Wadi Reformado Apr. 27, 2017, 11:34am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A California consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against a moisturizer lotion business, alleging negligent misrepresentation and unfair competition.

Phoney Lawsuits: Attorneys accused of racketeering, manufacturing claims

John O'Brien Mar. 15, 2017, 8:30am

One company recently brought into the world of litigation under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act doesn’t like what it sees. BrandRep is taking its anger out on Beverly Hills, CA, attorney Todd Friedman, one of the most prolific lawsuit-filers in the country.

University of Phoenix allegedly violated federal telephone harassment statutes

Wadi Reformado Oct. 3, 2016, 8:45am

An individual has filed a class action lawsuit against the educational institution for allegedly violating federal telephone harassment statutes.

Consumer accuses Credence Resource Management of telephone harassment

Philip Gonzales Jul. 28, 2016, 4:50pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Los Angeles County woman has filed a class-action suit against a debt collector over allegations of harassing behavior.

Injury Help Network accused of violating TCPA

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 14, 2016, 8:46pm

SACRAMENTO (Legal Newsline) – A Kern, California resident has filed a class-action lawsuit against a company that handles Social Security disability claims over allegations it called him using an automatic telephone dialing system.

California resident accuses BrandRep Inc. of invasion of privacy

Jun. 23, 2016, 8:31pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Los Angeles man claims a nationwide online marketing company places nuisance phone calls.

Consumer claims Dream Bone could harm dogs

Robert Hadley Jun. 13, 2016, 3:53pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer is suing a dog food manufacturer claiming its allegedly false and misleading product labeling for dog treats could pose a health hazard for pets.

Ninth Circuit, in wake of Gomez ruling, says defendant can’t avoid class action by making deposit into court-controlled account

Jessica Karmasek Apr. 19, 2016, 10:22am

Allstate Insurance Company argued that a deposit of $20,000 in an escrow account would moot the named plaintiff’s claims. The Ninth Circuit, in its ruling last week, addressed an issue the U.S. Supreme Court left unresolved in Campbell-Ewald v. Gomez.

Suit claims CallerID4U engaged in unlawful telemarketing

Robbie Hargett Mar. 21, 2016, 9:53pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California man is suing a caller ID services provider and its owners over claims they robo-called his cellphone without his consent.

Calif. plaintiffs attorney who frequently files TCPA lawsuits files own class action over unwanted text messages

Jessica Karmasek Mar. 10, 2016, 3:19pm

Todd M. Friedman, a Beverly Hills-based consumer protection attorney, alleges in a complaint filed in a California federal court last month that he received text messages with spam advertisements and promotional offers on his cell phone. Friedman says the messages are an invasion of his privacy and potentially “tens of thousands” of others.

Suit claims Wal-Mart misrepresents Parmesan product

Robbie Hargett Feb. 29, 2016, 8:02pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – Several U.S. residents are suing Walmart over claims it misrepresents its store-brand Parmesan cheese.

California man alleges Target falsely reported debt

Robbie Hargett Feb. 12, 2016, 7:56pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California man is suing Target over claims it reported false debt information.

Meal Systems sued over alleged TCPA violations

Robbie Hargett Jan. 14, 2016, 6:49pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California man is suing a home and bath products company over claims it sent him spam advertisements via text message.

Uber sued over alleged spam texts

Robbie Hargett Jan. 8, 2016, 3:19pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California woman is suing a transportation services company over claims it sent unsolicited texts to her cellphone.

Capital Advance Solutions sued over alleged TCPA violations

Legal News Line Jan. 7, 2016, 8:18pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – Two California men are suing a loan provider over claims it made unsolicited calls to their cellphones.

BMW sued over alleged engine reliability issues

Robbie Hargett Dec. 31, 2015, 10:36am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California resident is suing a vehicle manufacturer over claims a certain vehicle engine had reliability issues.

California woman claims ConServe drew funds continuously without consent

Robbie Hargett Dec. 14, 2015, 11:44am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California woman is suing a student loans servicer over claims it charged her on a continuous basis without her consent.

American Pro Energy facing lawsuit over claims it violated telephone spamming laws

Hoang Tran Nov. 13, 2015, 12:30pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – Two Los Angeles citizens are filing a lawsuit against American Pro Energy over claims of telephone spamming.

Wal-Mart facing lawsuit over claims of lack of meat in product

Hoang Tran Oct. 20, 2015, 12:41pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Brea, Calif. resident is leading a lawsuit against Wal-Mart over what he claims is lack of pork in one of its canned products.