Judge Refuses To Revive Fax Blast Action

Law360, New York (September 1, 2009, 12:40 PM EDT) -- With an appeal pending, a federal judge has refused to reconsider the dismissal of New York law firm Landsman & Funk PC's putative class action accusing a publisher of legal directories of violating a federal law designed to protect consumers from a blizzard of unsolicited faxes.

Judge Katharine S. Hayden of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey on Friday rejected Landsman & Funk's challenge to her June ruling, which dismissed the suit against New Jersey-based Skinder-Strauss Associates for failing to meet a...
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