Facebook Can't Pause Revival Of Spam Suit, 9th Circ. Told

Law360 (September 5, 2019, 8:42 PM EDT) -- A man accusing Facebook of bombarding consumers with unwanted texts is urging the Ninth Circuit to refrain from pausing its revival of the dispute while the social media giant appeals the decision to the U.S. Supreme Court, arguing that there's no reason for the high court to review the case. 

The Ninth Circuit resurrected the proposed class action in June, when a unanimous three-judge panel concluded that plaintiff Noah Duguid had adequately alleged that Facebook had sent unsolicited security notification texts messages using an automatic telephone dialing system, or autodialer, in violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act. The panel also found...

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