A lawyer who says he intends to sue telephone spammers for a billion dollars has an unusual way of marketing his services.
The worsening trend identified by the YouMail Robocall Index was not altered by an error in the previous month’s figures.
The YouMail Robocall Index counted 5.5 billion robocalls in October, enough for every American to receive 16 unwanted calls each.
Nuisance robocalls have fallen in the USA as billions of voice calls are now blocked automatically.
Americans also receive 16 nuisance calls per month on average, according to Hiya, suppliers of robocall-blocking apps.