4th Circ. Won't Stay $61M Order In Dish Telemarketing Suit

By Christopher Cole (June 24, 2019, 7:22 PM EDT) -- A Fourth Circuit panel Monday ruled out staying the court's May decision upholding a $61 million verdict over telemarketing calls against Dish Network that the satellite giant sought while awaiting possible Supreme Court review of the case.

In a brief order, the three judges turned down Dish's request "upon consideration of submissions" without further comment.

The telecom had argued in legal papers June 19 that there is no reason to push ahead with a mandate from the May order requiring disbursement of millions of dollars to class members, while the company pursues a high court appeal. The case involves allegations that...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!