The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, along with groups representing various industries including banking and retail, are putting pressure on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to finalize their definition of ...More About "FCC Urged to Move Along TCPA Autodialer Ruling"
Several trade associations are backing Facebook, arguing that the courts have broadened the Telephone Consumer Protection Act’s (TCPA’s) autodialer definition too far, and they believe the Supreme Court sh...More About "Autodialer Definition is Too Broad, Says Trade Organizations"
Examining the ATDS Definition Last week, the case of Adams v. Safe Home Security, Inc. in Texas became the first case to address the definition of an ATDS and the scope of the TCPA after the noteworthy ACA Inte...More About "Fifth Circuit Court Examines ATDS Definition and Scope of the TCPA"
TCPA Text Violation A $2.5 million settlement penalizing Mid-Atlantic Sports Network (MASN), Hyundai, and Mercedes-Benz for violating the TCPA has been preliminarily approved by a Florida federal judge. The com...More About "TCPA Text Violation – $2.5M Settlement"
Diagnostics testing provider Quest Diagnostics is accused of making unsolicited debt collection calls using an autodialer, in violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). A New Jersey federal judg...More About "Quest Diagnostics TCPA Suit"
This week the Ninth Circuit decided to not reconsider its decision to use a broadened definition of “autodialer” when claiming that Crunch San Diego LLC of autodialed members’ cellphones with unwarranted ...More About "9th Circ. Upholds Broad Autodialer Definition in Crunch Case"
A Petition for TCPA Clarification A group of healthcare companies is urging the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to act in response to a petition to determine how health care providers can contact patien...More About "Healthcare Companies Seeking TCPA Clarification by FCC"