Telemarketer Tells 11th Circ. Injunction Killed Its Biz
By Carolina Bolado
Law360, Miami (February 27, 2014, 8:32 PM ET) -- Telemarketing operation IAB Marketing Associates LP on Thursday told the Eleventh Circuit that the Federal Trade Commission's allegations that IAB was running a health insurance scam did not warrant the injunction and asset freeze that ultimately drove the company out of business.
Coffey Burlington PL attorney Jeffrey Crockett, who argued for IAB before an Eleventh Circuit panel in Miami, said the injunction and asset freeze were based on the FTC's “paltry factual showing of fraud.” IAB was not running a scam and was selling valuable, legal...