Sirius Can't Arbitrate TCPA Suit, Plaintiff Tells 9th Circ.

Law360, Los Angeles (February 7, 2014, 8:59 PM EST) -- The plaintiff in a putative class action alleging Sirius XM Radio Inc. violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act with unsolicited marketing calls told the Ninth Circuit on Friday the suit shouldn’t have been sent to arbitration, saying he never agreed to a contract with Sirius.

California resident Erik Knutson urged the appellate court to overturn a California federal court's dismissal of his claims that the satellite radio provider made so-called robocalls — which use automatic dialing systems to contact phones with a prerecorded message — to...
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