Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Wednesday December 17, 2014

Sprint Faces Lawsuit Over Illegal 'Cramming'

Oh look, it's finally Sprints turn to be on the receiving end of some cramming for a change. big grin

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, which has been working with the Federal Communications Commission, announced Wednesday it has filed a lawsuit in federal court against the wireless carrier, alleging it illegally billed wireless customers for unauthorized third-party charges. The suit also alleges that Sprint ignored complaints about the charges. The agency is seeking refunds to affected consumers as well as penalties to deter future unauthorized third-party charges.