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Bucs and the Junk Fax Protection Act of 2005

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http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2013/06/22/bucs-face-huge-potential-liability-in-junk-fax-lawsuit/

 

 

According to Peter Jamison of the Tampa Bay Times, the Buccaneers have been sued in federal court for violating the statute prohibiting junk faxes.

Yes, there’s a Junk Fax Protection Act of 2005, which imposes a $500 fine for every fax that is sent to someone who didn’t want it.  The lawsuit, a class action with Cin-Q Automobiles of Gainesville as the named plaintiff, claims that 180,000 different people received junk faxes.  The fine, which can indeed be enforced by a private lawsuit, is $500 per violation.

 

 

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Random...........

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I love the offseason....... So bored.....

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The growing story about Freeman's seat getting a little warm is probably just a tad more compelling.

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bahahahahahaha they could be in trouble to the tune of $270mil.

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Wtf were they faxing?

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bahahahahahaha they could be in trouble to the tune of $270mil.

 

270 million dollars?!?! whaaaaaaat. could this bankrupt the team?

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bahahahahahaha they could be in trouble to the tune of $270mil.

 

Where'd you get that number from, that's 544,000 faxes lol.

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Where'd you get that number from, that's 544,000 faxes lol.

If they knowingly violated the law, the fines could triple. 90 million x 3........

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If they knowingly violated the law, the fines could triple. 90 million x 3........

 

Sounds fair to me.

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If they knowingly violated the law, the fines could triple. 90 million x 3........

 

 

this. it's going to be interesting to see how the organization handles this

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Looks like they should have saved there money instead of paying Revis...

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