Motorola Files Anti-Spam Lawsuit
- Motorola wins spam lawsuit against Paging America. // RCR Wireless News;5/6/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 18, p13
Reports on the victory of Motorola Inc. in a lawsuit filed against Paging America for using Motorola's brand name and products in its spam campaign. Sanctions imposed on Paging America; Remarks from Motorola's vice president and wireless messaging division general manager Miguel Pellon.
- Motorola files lawsuit against Paging America. // RCR Wireless News;6/4/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 23, p49
Presents information on a lawsuit filed by Motorola Inc. in June 2001 against Paging America for misleading customers with the promise of a free Motorola pager. Details on the investigation by Motorola.
- Good intentions alone aren't enough to avoid alienating customers. Hicks, Matt // eWeek;9/10/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 35, p51
Reports the controversy concerning the incidence of spam distribution allegedly by Motorola Inc. in the United States. Disgust of consumers affected by the unsolicited electronic mail messages; Denial of Motorola on the allegations; Identification of culprit.
- Typhoon sues Paging America in Internet e-mail fraud case. Bruno, Anthony // RCR;09/15/97, Vol. 16 Issue 37, p32
Presents information on the lawsuit against Paging America by Typhoon Incorporated. Reasons for the suit; Details on the involvement of Kenneth Techek and KenTek Enterprises; Comments form Andrew Mansfield of O'Melveny & Myers.
- Spam goes down the pan. // Credit Management;Nov2003, p12
Reports that the indiscriminate sending of Internet and mobile hone junk mail will be outlawed from December 11, 2003 in Great Britain. Amount of fine; Overview of the regulations; Criminal offense.
- Spam on the rise. // eWeek;3/17/2003, Vol. 20 Issue 11, p20
Presents a graph showing invasions of unsolicited electronic mail messages in the U.S. for the year 2002.
- US Congress steps up spam attack with anti-porn bill. // Precision Marketing;6/27/2003, Vol. 15 Issue 37, p9
Reports on the efforts of the U.S. Congress to wipe out spams. Introduction of the Stop Pornography and Abusive Marketing Act; Creation of Do Not Spam register.
- US spam porn laws under attack. // Precision Marketing;5/7/2004, Vol. 16 Issue 27, p9
Reports on the criticism against the spam porn laws in the U.S.
- For now, spammers have the upper hand. Kremer, Jerry // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);7/11/2003, Vol. 50 Issue 29, p43A
Focuses on the problem of unsolicited electronic mail messages. Value of one's privacy; Examples of spam messages that appear frequently on one's computer; Computer owners' call on the U.S. Congress to force spammers to stop their electronic junk mail.