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Uber Technologies Inc. - Unsolicited Text Messages Alleged

Uber Technologies Inc. – Unsolicited Text Messages Alleged

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Kehoe Law Firm, P.C. is making consumers aware that on February 11, 2020, a class action complaint was filed in United States District Court for the Central District of California against Uber Technologies Inc. for “negligently and knowingly contacting [the] Plaintiff on Plaintiff’s cellular telephone in violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”).  

According to the complaint, “[o]n or about October of 20128, [Uber Technologies Inc.] began using Plaintiff’s cellular telephone for the purpose of sending Plaintiff spam alerts via text message.” Allegedly, “[t]he text messages were sent from phone number (858) 348-5632,” and, according to the complaint, “[w]hen dialing back the number above, one is greeted with an automated voice that states ‘the number you’ve reached does not accept phone calls at this time’. The call then is automatically disconnected.”  The Plaintiff, allegedly, “[p]rior to October 2018, . . . had never given [Uber Technologies] her prior express consent to send her messages of this nature.”

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.

Kehoe Law Firm, P.C.