~ 300,000 Complaints Nationwide Over Automated Calls Warning “Your Car Warranty Has Expired” ~
May 12 2009
WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Senators Mark R. Warner of Virginia and Charles E. Schumer of New York announced today that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has investigations underway into automated telephone “robocalls” that pitch bogus car warranties. Schumer and Warner said they themselves have both received these calls in recent weeks.