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DOJ Slams XCast with $10 Million Fine Over Massive Illegal Robocall Operation
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DOJ Slams XCast with $10 Million Fine Over Massive Illegal Robocall Operation

The VoIP service provider XCast was accused by the U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) of facilitating unlawful telemarketing activities from at least January 2018, in violation of the Telemarketing Sales Rule (TSR). The DoJ and XCast announced a settlement on Tuesday. The stated order forbids the corporation from breaking the law and imposes additional compliance requirements on it, such as creating a procedure for consumer screening and reporting any suspected illegal telemarketing. Because XCast is unable to pay, the order, which also carries a $10 million civil penalty judgment, has been suspended. "XCast provided VoIP services that transmitted billions of illegal robocalls to American consumers, including scam calls fraudulently claiming to be from government agencies read more DO...