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Yearly Archives: 2017

Customer’s Typo Costs Uber $20M in TCPA Dispute

Uber has agreed to pay $20 million to settle a case that began with a customer’s typo. Plaintiff Maria Vergara, who claims she never signed up for an Uber account, brought suit, alleging Uber sent her a series of unsolicited text messages urging her to complete a sign-up process she never initiated. [Read more…]

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Tycko & Zavareei Attorney to House Judiciary Committee: “Limiting (TCPA) private right of action would be disastrous…”

Hassan Zavareei, one of the founding Partners at Tycko & Zavareei delivers testimony to the House Judiciary Committee about why the TCPA effectively protects consumer rights, unilaterally disagreeing with those who wish to tinker with consumer rights under the TPCA, stating that “limiting private right of action would be disastrous, making mobile phones “virtually unusable” […]

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Hassan Zavareei Defends the Right to Privacy Under the TCPA

On June 13, 2017, Hassan Zavareei of Tycko & Zavareei LLP testifies in front of the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice defending consumers right to privacy under the TCPA, asking the Committee to “imagine a world where our cell phone privacy has no protection…it’ll be the wild wild west.”

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