Cert. Granted In Cirque du Soleil US TCPA Junk Fax Suit

Law360 (March 12, 2018, 10:18 PM EDT) -- An Illinois federal judge on Monday certified a narrowed class of Illinois residents alleging Cirque du Soleil sent them faxes about discount show tickets in violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, saying that a recent Supreme Court ruling prevents it from exercising personal jurisdiction over Cirque du Soleil over non-Illinois-resident class members. 

The years-long litigation had been paused in order to determine class certification, and U.S. District Judge Thomas Durkin on Monday struck down nearly all of Cirque du Soleil’s defenses attempting to block class...
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Case Information

Case Title

Practice Management Support Services, Inc. v. Cirque Du Soleil Inc. et al

Case Number



Illinois Northern

Nature of Suit

890(Other Statutory Actions)


Honorable Thomas M. Durkin

Date Filed

March 21, 2014

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