LOS ANGELES – Five consumers allege Sirius XM Radio Inc. engages in an illegal telemarketing campaign.
Martinez, Kevin Pine, Anthony Ercolani, Robert Schwartz and Sarah
Schwartz filed a complaint on Feb. 6 in the U.S. District Court for the
Central District of California, Western Division against
Sirius XM Radio Inc. and Does 1-10 alleging violation of the Telephone
Consumer Protection Act.
According to the complaint, the
plaintiffs allege that they suffered damages from receiving several
unwanted calls from the defendants without their consent. The plaintiffs holds Sirius XM Radio Inc. and Does 1-10
responsible because the defendants allegedly kept on calling the
plaintiffs several times using an automatic telephone dialing system to
convert their free Sirius subscription into a paid one.
The plaintiffs request a trial by jury and seek $500
in statutory damages, $1,500 in treble damages, and any other relief as
the court deems just. They are represented by Tammy Hussin of Hussin Law
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, Western Division Case number 8:17-cv-00205-AG-KES