WellCare Faces Class Cert. Bid In Junk Fax Suit

Law360, New York (September 23, 2013, 7:08 PM EDT) -- The plaintiffs in a proposed class action accusing WellCare Health Plans Inc. of violating the Telephone Consumer Protection Act by sending junk faxes asked a Florida federal judge Monday to certify a class in the case.

Medical & Chiropractic Clinic Inc. has alleged that WellCare sent it fax ads without the proper opt-out notice and says its proposed class meets all the federal requirements for certification. The class is defined as anyone who within the last four years were sent faxes advertising the “commercial availability of...
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