SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline) – A California woman is
suing a Florida-based travel company over claims it made telemarketing
calls without consent.
Mary E. Tye, individually and for all others similarly situated, filed a
class-action lawsuit Dec. 23 in the Sacramento Division of the Eastern
District of California against Global Travel International, Does 1
through 10, and Roe Corps. 1 through 10, alleging violations of the
Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA).
The suit states the defendants used a prerecorded or automated telephone
dialing system to make telemarketing calls to consumers' wireless
phones without the consumers' prior express consent, in violation of the
Tye and others in the class seek statutory damages of $500 per violating
call, three times those damages, attorney fees, costs of the suit, and
extraordinary, equitable, and/or injunctive relief. They are represented
by attorney Candace E. Renka of Marquis Aurbach Coffing in Las Vegas,
and by attorneys Patrick D. Toole and Dylan J. Crosby of Wanger Jones
Helsley in Fresno, California.
Sacramento Division of the Eastern District of California Case number 2:15-CV-02654-KJM-AC