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"
Multiple Pizza Hut franchisees have agreed to pay a total of $6 million in a TCPA class action for allegedly texting unsolicited advertisements to cellphone subscribers in violation of the Telephone Consumer Pr...More About "Pizza Hut Franchisees to Pay $6M in TCPA Class Action"
Consumer Call Protection Act The California State Senate has approved the Consumer Call Protection Act of 2019, SB-208. The bill aims to protect consumers from unsolicited robocalls and enact provisions support...More About "California Senate Approves Consumer Call Protection Act"
After a 3-2 vote, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is moving forward with a rule that will expand financial safeguarding protocols that fall under the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act of 1999. The rule would require ...More About "FTC Proposes Finance Sector Encrypt Personal Data"
On January 17, 2019, the Washington state Senate proposed the Washington Privacy Act (WPA). The Act proposes data privacy regulations that would require companies to protect consumer “personal data,” mirror...More About "Data Privacy Legislation Introduced by Washington State"
New Federal Privacy Laws This month Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) introduced a bill entitled the “Consumer Data Protection Act” (CDPA) which would establish new protections for consumer information. The bill wou...More About "Proposed Federal Privacy Laws to Protect Consumers"