2nd Circ. Won't Revive ALM Media Junk Fax Row

Law360, Chicago (August 8, 2013, 6:25 PM EDT) -- The Second Circuit refused Thursday to revive a putative class action remanded from the U.S. Supreme Court that accused ALM Media LLC of sending unsolicited fax advertisements, saying that while federal law dictates the time limit on the suit's claims instead of state law, the suit was still untimely.

The three-judge panel found that the federal four-year statute of limitations period applied to the complaint plaintiff Earle  Giovanniello filed in September 2009, more than four years after he allegedly received the fax at issue from the...
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