Phone Recovery Services, LLC v. Verizon of New England Inc.
SJC-12410Argue Date: Monday February 5, 2018
*Summary: Telecommunications Law—This is a suit under the Massachusetts False Claims Act involving telephone charges that are used to fund the Commonwealth’s 911 emergency system.
Justices: Gants, C.J., Gaziano, Budd, Cypher, JJ.
Appellant: Phone Recovery Services, LLC
Counsel for Appellant: David H. Rich, Esquire Christopher Weld, Jr., Esquire Evans J. Carter, Esquire Alycia Kennedy, Esquire
Appellee: Verizon of New England Inc
Counsel for Appellee: William A. Worth, Esquire Gregory Skidmore, Pro Hac Vice Attorney Jonathan G. Cedarbaum, Pro Hac Vice Attorney
Court Appealed From: Suffolk Superior Court
Lower Court Judge: Leibensperger E.
Route to SJC: Sua Sponte Transfer from Appeals Court
Amici Curiae: The Chamber of Commerce
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