By Melissa Daniels (September 9, 2016, 5:00 PM EDT) -- Business credit report firm Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp. agreed to a $10.5 million settlement in a putative class action alleging violations of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, according to a proposal filed in California federal court on Thursday.
The proposed settlement could end a suit alleging that Dun & Bradstreet conducted a "robocalling" campaign that violated the TCPA provision on automated dialing. The parties reached an agreement over the "hotly contested" claims after mediation earlier this summer, according to court documents.
On Wednesday, the parties asked the court for preliminary approval, although Dun & Bradstreet disputes that it called the...
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