Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Talk America
Penalty: 
$150,000
Year: 
2006
Date: 
June 20, 2006
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
telecommunications violation
Secondary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

Talk America agreed to pay $50,000 and distribute $100,000 in phone cards in settlement of charges it failed to properly maintain and repair phone service for a senior citizens home.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Michigan Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Michigan
Facility City: 
Kalamazoo
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Parent company note: 
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