Robocallers Face $10M In Fines After FCC Citations

Law360, New York (March 15, 2013, 5:06 PM EDT) -- The Federal Communications Commission on Friday hit two robocall companies with citations for making calls without consumers’ prior authorization, a move that could lead to fines of up to $4.8 million against each one.

Dialing Services LLC and Richard Gilmore, — doing business as Democratic Dialing — allegedly made millions of robocalls to wireless phones without prior authorization from the call recipients during certain months in 2011 and 2012. The FCC’s investigations also showed that each company failed to provide certain identification information required under federal...
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