Lawsuit Investigation: Is Uber Sending Consumers SMS Text Spam?

Last Updated on June 12, 2023

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At A Glance

This Alert Affects:
Anyone who received marketing text messages from Uber while their number was on the National Do Not Call Registry and they didn’t have an account with Uber.
What’s Going On?
It’s believed that Uber may have illegally sent out millions of SMS spam texts without the recipients’ consent, including messages reminding people to finish the signup process, advertising deals or asking former drivers to come back. Attorneys working with are looking into whether the texts violated federal and state telemarketing laws – and if a class action lawsuit can be filed.
How Could a Lawsuit Help?
A lawsuit could help compensate people who received the texts and potentially force Uber to stop sending spam messages.