TOPEKA, Kan. (Legal
Newsline) — Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt recently announced a
Utah-based medical device company has been barred from making unsolicited phone
calls to Kansas consumers.
The company does business as
KMR Medical LLC, KPM Capital LLC, Arizona Medical Supply LLC, Western Medical Supply, Medical Pendant Billing LLC, and US Lifecare. A consent judgment, which was
approved earlier this month in Shawnee County District Court, also requires the
company to pay $10,000 in fines for its alleged violations of the Kansas Do Not
“Companies that solicit
Kansas consumers through telephone marketing must follow Kansas laws,” Schmidt
said. “Our office received multiple complaints from Kansas consumers regarding
this company’s telemarketing practices. The group of companies is now
permanently banned from telemarketing in Kansas."
Schmidt first took action
against the company in 2014, alleging it called Kansas consumers
registered on the Do-Not-Call list and attempted to sell them medical alert