Tool Marketer Hit With TCPA Suit Over Marketing Calls

Law360 (March 8, 2018, 7:47 PM EST) -- An Illinois man hit California-based industrial tool marketer Ace Industrial Supply Inc. with a putative class action in Illinois federal court Thursday over claims that the company is violating the Telephone Consumer Protection Act by placing excessive product-solicitation calls to customers despite their phone numbers being placed on the company's do-not-call list.

Warrenville, Illinois, resident Steven Berning sued Ace, claiming his privacy was violated each time Ace called his cellphone number — also used for his farming business — after an initial period in which Berning...
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Case Information

Case Title

Berning et al v. ACE INDUSTRIAL SUPPLY, INC. et al

Case Number



Illinois Northern

Nature of Suit

890(Other Statutory Actions)


Honorable Rebecca R. Pallmeyer

Date Filed

March 8, 2018

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