Buffalo Bills Face TCPA Suit Over Team Alert Texts

Law360, New York (October 25, 2012, 6:09 PM EDT) -- The Buffalo Bills professional football franchise was hit with a putative class action in Florida federal court Thursday by a disgruntled fan, accusing the club of sending thousands of unsolicited team news text messages in violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.

Named plaintiff Jerry Wojcik signed up to receive text alerts from the team last month with the understanding that the Bills would send no more than five messages per week, as stipulated in the terms and conditions for the service. Instead, the team has...
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