Kohl's Beats Suit Over Texts That Followed Opt-Out Requests

Law360, Clifton, N.J. (November 27, 2017, 3:33 PM EST) -- A New Jersey federal judge on Monday tossed a putative class action against Kohl’s Department Stores Inc. over text messages sent to customers, rejecting a consumer's assertion that the retailer unlawfully texted her after she sent sentence-long opt-out messages rather than any of the single-word commands suggested by the business.

U.S. District Judge Brian R. Martinotti found that plaintiff Amy Viggiano has not plausibly pled a violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, and he granted the company's motion to dismiss her lawsuit, saying the only...
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VIGGIANO v. KOHL'S DEPARTMENT STORES, INC.


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3:17-cv-00243

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New Jersey

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Other Statutory Actions

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Brian R. Martinotti

Date Filed

January 12, 2017

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