High Court Ruling Doesn't OK TCPA Suits In NY, Judge Says

Law360, New York (May 1, 2013, 6:52 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge on Wednesday doubled down on his dismissal of a Telephone Consumer Protection Act suit against an energy supply firm, ruling that a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision does not allow consumers to skirt state-law restrictions and bring TCPA suits in New York.

Shooting down a motion for reconsideration from New York attorney and named plaintiff Todd C. Bank, U.S. District Judge William F. Kuntz II said that the high court's ruling in Mims v. Arrow Financial Services LLC does not conflict...
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