LOS ANGELES – A Los Angeles County individual claims that a delivery driving service company unlawfully sent him spam text messages.
Jonathan Payton filed a complaint on behalf of all others similarly situated on June 20 in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California against Postmates Inc. and Does 1 through 10 alleging violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that he suffered damages from receiving several unwanted text messages from the defendant in September 2016. The plaintiff states he was never a customer of the defendant. The plaintiff holds Postmates Inc. and Does 1 through 10 responsible because the defendants allegedly sent several spam messages to the plaintiff's cellular telephone without his permission.
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks statutory damages, injunctive relief and any other relief as the court deems just. He is represented by Todd M. Friedman, Meghan E. George and Adrian R. Bacon of The Law Offices of Todd M. Friedman P.C. in Woodland Hills.
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California case number 2:17-cv-04551