LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) - A California woman is suing a residential solar electric systems company, alleging it called consumers' cellphones without their consent.
Lori Golden, individually and for all others similarly situated, filed a class action lawsuit May 3 in
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
against American Pro Energy, alleging violations of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.
The suit alleges American Pro Energy contacted consumers using automatic telephone dialing equipment without the recipients' consent. As a result, the complaint states, Golden and other class members suffered aggravation, nuisance and invasion of privacy.
Golden and others in the class seek a jury trial, statutory damages of $500 per violating call, treble damages of $1,500 per violating call, and injunctive relief. They are represented by attorneys Ronald A. Marron, Alexis Wood and Kas Gallucci of the Law Offices of Ronald A. Marron in San Diego, and by Greg Weston and David Elliot of The Weston Firm in San Diego.
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California Case number 5:16-CV-00891-MWF-DTB