July 14, 2017

Customer Alert: U.S. & Canadian Holiday Telephone Solicitation Bans for August 2017

Please be aware of the following holidays requiring a U.S. holiday telephone solicitation bans for the month of August:

• On Monday, August 14th, 2017, Rhode Island prohibits unsolicited marketing calls to residents in observance of Victory Day.

• On Wednesday, August 30th, 2017, Louisiana prohibits unsolicited marketing calls to residents in observance of Huey P. Long Day.

Please be aware of the following Canadian Marketing Association (CMA) member holiday telephone solicitation bans for the month of August:

• On Monday, August 7th, 2017, the CMA prohibits members from making unsolicited marketing calls to residents of Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, and Saskatchewan in observance of civic holidays.

• On Monday, August 21st, 2017, the CMA prohibits members from making unsolicited marketing calls to Yukon residents in observance of Discovery Day.Gryphon has updated its existing service parameters to reflect this solicitation ban.

Please contact the Gryphon Networks Helpdesk with any questions at 866-366-6822.

Navigating the state and federal regulatory maze while mitigating risk is becoming more daunting every day for compliance leaders. Especially when dealing with agents in branch offices, reps using personal phones, or independents and BPOs marketing on your behalf. For almost 20 years, Gryphon has protected the largest and most valued brands in banking, insurance, manufacturing and home services from headline risk, brand damage, and costly fines associated with outbound marketing violations. Gryphon provides fully indemnified compliance services for any application, campaign, or any agent at any location, including third parties marketing on your behalf.

Avoid TCPA and DNC fines. Gryphon is the ONLY fully indemnified compliance service that is built for the highest-volume marketing organizations and integrates with any telephone, application or marketing system. Protect your business from TCPA and DNC Risk. The Cost of non-compliance extends far beyond the risk of fines. Since 1998, Gryphon’s highly patented suite of compliance services provides bulletproof compliance and protection from headline risk, brand damage, and costly penalties. Our service is FULLY INDEMNIFIED for compliance with state and federal TCPA laws and DNC regulations.

Our services apply all legal exemptions to those laws to help your business grow, and our experts provide customized consulting and support with expanding regulations. Bullet-proof compliance is only half the equation used to solve TCPA and DNC compliance issues.  Gryphon’s intelligent cloud engine automatically applies legal exemptions (opt-ins) to make sure you are not over-suppressing legal contacts who want to hear from you. Gryphon’s Secure Cloud engine unlocks your largest marketable universe to maximize your outreach and protect every opportunity.