Telemarketer Ordered To Pay $2.1M For Robocall Scam

Law360, New York (September 26, 2013, 1:05 PM EDT) -- A Florida federal judge on Wednesday issued a $2.1 million penalty against one of the operators of a business that the Federal Trade Commission alleged defrauded thousands of consumers through robocalls offering bogus credit card deals.

The default judgment against Christopher Adams — who the judge said never properly responded to the FTC's allegations — follows another, issued in June, in which Florida-based telemarketing company The Green Savers LLC and another of the men behind it, Vikash Jawalapersad, agreed to pay nearly $4 million to settle...
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