Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Beyond Meat, Inc. and People For The Ethical Treatment of Animals, Inc. For Alleged Violations of The Telephone Consumer Protection Act

Kehoe Law Firm, P.C. is making consumers aware that on March 18, 2020, a class action lawsuit was filed against Beyond Meat, Inc. and People For The Ethical Treatment of Animals (“PETA”) in United States District Court, Southern District of California for, allegedly, “engag[ing] in unsolicited text message advertising with no regard for consumers’ privacy rights.”

According to the complaint, PETA sent a marketing text message to the cell phone of the Plaintiff from “short-code” 738-22, as follows:

According to the complaint, “the subject text messages were sent by PETA at the direction and/or under the control of Defendant Beyond Meat.”  Further, “[a]t no point in time did Plaintiff provide Defendants with express written consent to be contacted by Defendants with automated text messages.”

Do You Believe You Are a Victim of Illegal Robocalls, Text Messages, “Junk” Faxes or Telemarketing Sales Calls?

If you have received illegal robocalls, text messages, “junk” faxes or telemarketing sales calls, you may be able to recover at least $500 for each illegal call, text or fax you received and, possibly, as much as $1,500 for each illegal call, text message or facsimile that was made either willfully or knowingly in violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.

To help evaluate your potential legal claims under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, please complete KLF’s confidential Robocall Questionnaire or, if you prefer to speak with an attorney, please complete the form above on the right, e-mail [email protected] or contact Michael Yarnoff, Esq., [email protected], (215) 792-6676, Ext. 804, for a free, no-obligation evaluation of your potential legal rights.

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