GoDaddy Text Blast Fits 'Autodialer' Bill, 9th Circ. Told

Law360 (March 5, 2019, 11:40 PM EST) -- A man accusing LLC of violating the Telephone Consumer Protection Act by blasting consumers with unauthorized text messages is urging the Ninth Circuit to revive his putative class action, arguing that the circuit's prior embrace of a broad "autodialer" definition supports the finding that such a device was used in this instance. 

In an opening brief filed Monday, plaintiff John Herrick rallied against an Arizona federal judge's May decision to grant summary judgment to the website domain operator on the grounds that the platform used to send the challenged messages didn't qualify as an autodialer under the TCPA because it didn't...

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