Posts Tagged ‘No Call’

Two companies fined for violations of ‘No-Call’ law

JACKSON — Two companies, including one based in Mississippi, have been found in violation of the state’s ‘No-Call’ law. Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley announced Public Service Commission-ordered fines totaling $40,000. Higher Impact Inc., of Phoenix, Ariz., was fined $15,000, while Mississippi-based Diverse Solutions, LLC, was fined $25,000. Neither company registered as telephone solicitors with […] [...]

PSC, FTC put robocaller out of telemarketing business

JACKSON — The Mississippi Public Service Commission (PSC) along with the Federal Trade Commission have exchanged information and put a robocaller out of the telemarketing business, according to Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley. The telemarketers were allegedly responsible for billions of calls and will give up assets totaling roughly $3 million under an FTC order. […] [...]

PSC fines two telemarketers for ‘No-Call’ violations

by MBJ Staff Published: December 7,2011

Tags: fines, No Call, soliciting, state government, state law, telemarketing, violations

JACKSON — The Mississippi Public Service Commission has fined Maxim Media Marketing Inc. of Scottsdale, Ariz., and Sonkei Communications Inc. of American Fork, Utah, a total of $220,000 for violations of the Mississippi “No-Call” law and rules associated with enforcing the law. Commissioner Brandon Presley (D-Nettleton) said both companies violated the “No-Call” law by failing […] [...]

Maryland telemarketer fined $490K by PSC

by MBJ Staff Published: October 12,2011

Tags: No Call, sales, state government, state law, telemarketer, telemarketing

JACKSON — The Mississippi Public Service Commission has fined Joel Katz, d/b/a Fast To Market Corp., of Baltimore Md., a total of $490,000 for violations of the Mississippi No-Call law and rules associated with enforcing the law. Commissioner Brandon Presley said Katz violated the No-Call law by failing to register and purchase the list and […] [...]

Telemarketer fined for ‘No-Call’ violations

by Wally Northway Published: July 15,2010

Tags: No Call, telemarketing

JACKSON — Public Service Commission chairman Brandon Presley (D-Nettleton) announced that the Mississippi Public Service Commission has fined a California telemarketer $35,000 for violations of the Mississippi “No-Call” law and rules associated with enforcing the law. Presley said C1F of Irvine, Calif., violated the No-Call law by failing to register and purchase the state’s No-Call […] [...]

PSC fines telemarketer for No-Call violation

by Wally Northway Published: June 28,2010

Tags: No Call, telemarketing

JACKSON — Public Service Commission (PSC) chairman Brandon Presley (D-Nettleton) announced that the PSC has fined a New Jersey telemarketer $15,000 for violations of the Mississippi No-Call law. Presley said CDG Management, LLC, doing business as Civic Development Group, violated the No-Call law by contacting Mississippians who had placed their home phone number on the […] [...]

PSC fines Texas telemarketer for No-Call violation

by Wally Northway Published: June 28,2010

Tags: No Call, telemarketing

JACKSON — Southern District Public Service Commissioner Leonard Bentz announced that the Mississippi Public Service Commission (PSC) has fined Houston, Texas-based Mobile Marketing Solutions $45,000 for violating the Mississippi No-Call Law. “Mobile Marketing Solutions violated the Mississippi No-Call Law by failing to register on the No-Call list. In addition, they failed to purchase the No-Call […] [...]

Commission fines two Florida companies

by Wally Northway Published: April 21,2010

Tags: law, No Call, PSC, state agency, telemarketing

JACKSON — Public Service Commission chairman Brandon Presley (D-Nettleton) announced that the Mississippi Public Service Commission has fined two Florida telemarketers a total of $90,000 for violations of the Mississippi “No-Call” law and rules associated with enforcing the law. Presley said Ski Group, LLC, of Plantation, Fla., and Higher Response Marketing Inc. of St. Petersburg, […] [...]

Commission fines California company

by Wally Northway Published: April 1,2010

Tags: No Call, telemarketing

JACKSON — The Mississippi Public Service Commission (MPSC) has fined Angora Hills, Calif.-based Allstar Satellite $10,000 for violating the state’s “No-Call” law. Allstar violated the law by failing to register on the “No-Call” list. In addition, it failed to purchase the “No-Call” list as required by law, and contacted a consumer registered on the list. […] [...]

Presley backs new telemarketing law

by Wally Northway Published: March 16,2010

Tags: No Call, PSC, telemarketing

JACKSON — Mississippi Public Service Commission chairman Brandon Presley is praising the passage of the Caller ID Anti-Spoofing Act, which was signed into law by Gov. Haley Barbour March 15. Presley said the measure would outlaw deceptive tactics used by some telemarketers and other when calling Mississippians. The Act outlaws a technique used to show […] [...]

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