Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Rising Eagle and JSquared Telecom
Penalty: 
$225,000,000
Year: 
2020
Date: 
June 9, 2020
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
telecommunications violation
Secondary Offense: 
privacy violation
Violation Description: 

The Federal Communications Commission proposed a $225 million fine against two Texas-based health insurance telemarketers for apparently making approximately 1 billion illegally spoofed robocalls.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Federal Communications Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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