ORLANDO – A Tampa corporation alleges it was sent junk faxes without its authorization.
Senior Care Group Inc. filed a complaint individually and as the representative of a class of similarly situated persons on March 31 in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida against Red Parrot Distribution Inc. and John Does 1-5 citing the Junk Fax Protection Act and the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.
According to the complaint, the plaintiffs allege that on or around Feb. 23, Senior Care Group Inc. suffered damages as a result of receiving unsolicited faxed advertisements from the defendants.
The plaintiffs hold Red Parrot Distribution Inc. and John Does 1-5 responsible because the defendants allegedly failed to comply with the requirements and regulations of JFPA, and transmitted an unsolicited advertisement without the prior express invitation or permission from recipients.
The plaintiff seeks judgment in its favor, appoint representative and counsel of the class, award actual monetary loss of $500 per violation, treble damages of $1,500 for willful violation. It is represented by Ryan M. Kelly of Anderson + Wanca in Rolling Meadows, Illinois.
U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida Case number 8:17-cv-00760