Robocalls are an illegal yet rampant occurrence in Minnesota. If you are receiving recurring illegal robocalls, you can take action thanks to the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). By working with a St. Paul illegal robocalls attorney at Rob Roe Law, LLC, you may be entitled to statutory damages of $500-$1,500 per illegal call.
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Robocalls are automated phone calls that usually come from debt collectors trying to hassle people for money. If you receive repeated phone calls that go to a pre-recorded message when you pick up the phone or when it goes to voicemail, you have been the victim of a robocall.
Robocalls are also common in political and telemarketing campaigns and may also be used for emergency or public service announcements, so they aren’t inherently bad. However, if you have been subjected to repeated calls from the same source, you have rights under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.
The Telephone Consumer Protection Act is a federal law passed by Congress as a response to consumer complaints regarding spam phone calls and text messages from telemarketers and debt collectors. It prohibits organizations from using an automatic telephone dialing system (ATDS) or prerecorded message to contact people by phone unless the recipient has provided and consent.
The TCPA places restrictions on robocalls and prerecorded messages on the following devices:
If you have been the victim of repeated robocalls, keep a log of as many of the calls as you can and save any pre-recorded voicemails you receive. This information will help you build a case against the caller.
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