Jenner & Block

Telecommunications Class Actions

  • Defended against a nationwide class action challenging the billing and advertising practices of our client, a major phone company, in which plaintiffs sought $395 million in damages. After a lengthy trial, judgment was entered in our client’s favor on all counts.
  • Defended against a nationwide class action challenge to the billing practices of our client, a leading cellular phone company, relating to air time and connect time for cellular telephone usage.
  • Defended against a nationwide class action challenging the billing practices of a major telephone company relating to collect phone calls.
  • Represented a major telecommunications firm in a series of class actions in Oklahoma, the District of Columbia, Indiana and Texas, relating to claims that installation of fiber optic cable along easements infringed the property rights of adjacent land owners.