All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘government fines’

AT&T Fined $700,000 by the FCC Over Plan-Switching

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission this week issued an Enforcement Bureau consent decree stating that AT&T has agreed to pay $700,000 to the U.S. Department of Treasury to “resolve complaints that the company switched certain consumers to its mandatory monthly wireless data plans even though it had promised they could retain their existing pay-as-you-go data plans.” AT&T is also now …

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Poolmageddon: Trial Lawyers Might Get $45 Million Back from Obama Administration

Eric Holder is one of the leaders of President Obama’s Department of Justice (DOJ) and he has been issuing “guidelines” that businesses must follow to comply with a multitude of the nation’s civil rights laws. Holder has been proactive about the issue ever since the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was established in 1990. The Examiner provided a good example …

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