7th Circ. Revives TCPA Suit Against Text Message Marketer

Law360 (March 13, 2018, 11:03 PM EDT) -- A Seventh Circuit panel on Monday revived a man’s suit accusing a company of sending him unsolicited text messages in violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, finding that he should have had a chance to conduct discovery before the lower court ruled against him.

In a nonprecedential opinion, the three-judge panel said that, before summary judgment was granted against him, Ricky R. Franklin should have been able to get discovery on Express Text so he could have attempted to push back against evidence presented by...
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Case Information

Case Title

Ricky R. Franklin v. Express Text, LLC

Case Number



Appellate - 7th Circuit

Nature of Suit

3890 Other Statutory Actions

Date Filed

August 31, 2017

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