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Alert: New TCPA Risk Avoidance Tool

USA - October 19 2021 It was back in December 2018, before the pandemic temporarily shuttered stores and forced the whole world to "go remote," that the FCC voted to…

Plaintiffs Alleging Use of Predictive Dialer Defeat Motion to Dismiss TCPA Class Action

USA - September 10 2021 A federal district court in Illinois recently denied an insurance provider’s motion to dismiss a TCPA class action complaint, finding that the…

Litigation Under Florida’s Mini TCPA Begins to Heat Up

USA - September 9 2021 Since going into effect on July 1, 2021, the plaintiffs’ bar has wasted no time in seeking to test the limits of Florida’s mini-TCPA. In particular…

Company Using Predictive Dialer Prevails in Post-Facebook Decision

USA - September 7 2021 A federal court out of Nebraska recently issued a decision providing a decisive post-Facebook v. Duguid victory for a company using a predictive…

FCC Proposes Record $5.1 Million Robocalling Fine

USA - September 3 2021 The Federal Communications Commission recently proposed its largest ever robocall fine against John M. Burkman, Jacob Alexander Wohl, and J.M…

FCC Announces Launch of Beta Test for Users of the Reassigned Numbers Database

USA - July 7 2021 On June 15, 2021, the FCC issued a Public Notice announcing the launch of a beta test for users of the Reassigned Numbers Database it first proposed…

Recently Passed Florida Bill Aims to Create State-Specific Version of Federal TCPA

USA - June 16 2021 By unanimous vote, the Florida State Legislature recently passed CS/SB 1120. This Bill updates the Florida Telemarketing Act and the Florida Do Not…

The Legislative Battles Have Begun: Markey and Eshoo Vow to “Fix” The Supreme Court’s Facebook “Error”

USA - April 5 2021 Mere hours after the Supreme Court’s historic decision in Facebook v. Duguid was released, the legislative fight to overturn it began. Not…

BREAKING: Supreme Court Agrees with Facebook that TCPA’s Autodialer Provision is Narrow

USA - April 1 2021 In a potentially game-changing decision, the Supreme Court today unanimously agreed that the TCPA’s definition of autodialer is narrow. Writing for…

A Pair of Federal Courts Find No Vicarious Liability Under the TCPA

USA - February 17 2021 Companies that rely on third parties to market products could face legal exposure under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) when those…