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Defendants operated a motor vehicle repair service Defendants committed unfair and deceptive acts and practices in violation of the CSPA by: 1) engaging in a pattern or practice of making telemarketing calls to residential telephone subscribers whose numbers were listed on the National Do Not Call Registry, 2) performing shoddy and unworkmanlike services and failing to correct such work, 3) operating as a motor vehicle repair shop without being registered by the Ohio Board of Collision pursuant to R.C. 4775.02(A), 4) making misleading statements on which consumers were likely to rely to their detriment, specifically regarding rebates or discounts on motor vehicle repair services that were not provided, 5) promising rebates and failing to deliver such rebates, 6) materially understating or misstating the estimated cost of repairs or services by offering rebates and discounts and then failing to apply or provide such rebates and discounts. Defendants ordered to pay $9,300.00 in consumer restitution, $11,000.00 in statutory damages to consumers who received a telemarketing call despite being listed on the Registry, $15,000 in attorney fees and costs ($10,000.00 suspended), and $50,000.00 in civil penalties ($25,000.00 suspended).
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