• People in the News—Dec. 11, 2017—Horn Williamson
    Vugrinovich dedicates a considerable portion of her practice to the defense of collectors and law firms regarding claims filed pursuant to the FDCPA, the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the Telephone Consumer Protection Act. She has experience litigating these issues in state and federal court and she  ... read more
    Source: Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) NewsPublished on 2017-12-11
  • TCPA Case Law Review for September-November 2017
    insideARM maintains a free TCPA resources page to provide a destination for timely and topical information on the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991 (“TCPA”) that is relevant to the ARM community. This page is generously supported by Neustar. Advertisement. The cornerstone of the page is  ... read more
    Source: Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) NewsPublished on 2017-12-11
  • S. 1462, the Automated Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991, S. 1410, the Telephone …
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    Source: Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) NewsPublished on 2017-12-11
  • ActiveProspect Announces Partnership with MediaAlpha to Provide an Integrated TCPA Solution …
    Marketers who contact consumers on their mobile phones must be especially cautious to comply with the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), as litigation continues to rise. Because the burden of proof in TCPA lawsuits falls on the marketer, even companies who follow the guidelines must be  ... read more
    Source: Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) NewsPublished on 2017-12-08
  • Consumers Hit Marriott With TCPA Suit Over Robocalls
    Law360, New York (December 8, 2017, 4:38 PM EST) -- A proposed class of consumers filed a $5 million lawsuit against Marriott Vacation Club on Thursday in California federal court, alleging the time-share company violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act by making unsolicited robocalls to  ... read more
    Source: Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) NewsPublished on 2017-12-08
  • Massachusetts District Court Finds VoIP Service is Not Cellular Service Per Se Under the TCPA
    In Breda v. Cellco Partnership, No. 16-11512-DJC, 2017 WL 5586661 (D. Ma. Nov. 17, 2017), the plaintiff, Robin Breda (“Plaintiff”) claimed Cellco Partnership (“Cellco”) violated § 227(b)(1) of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”) by calling her cell phone number with recorded messages  ... read more
    Source: Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) NewsPublished on 2017-12-08
  • ABA Supports TCPA Exemption for Mortgage Servicing Calls Made during Disasters
    ... the American Bankers Association supported a petition from the Federal Housing Finance Agency to clarify that phone calls made by mortgage servicers to borrowers during a disaster or other emergency fall under the “emergency purposes” exemption of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act. ... read more
    Source: Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) NewsPublished on 2017-12-08
  • Man alleges Me Bath Spa Experience invaded privacy with unwanted texts
    MIAMI (Legal Newsline) – A Florida consumer claims a luxury day spa operator sent him unwanted text messages. Bilal Saleh filed a complaint individually and on behalf of all others similarly situated on Nov. 27 in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida against Me Bath Spa ... read more
    Source: Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) NewsPublished on 2017-12-08
  • Consumer claims Center Theatre Group of Los Angeles solicited him without consent
    LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Santa Ana, California consumer alleges that he was unlawfully contacted by a theater show and ticket company for solicitation purposes. Frank Gutierrez filed a complaint individually and on behalf of all others similarly situated on Nov. 30 in the U.S. District Court for  ... read more
    Source: Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) NewsPublished on 2017-12-08
  • DISTRICT COURT DISMISSES TCPA COMPLAINT BECAUSE PLAINTIFF FAILED TO FOLLOW …
    Last week a New Jersey federal district court dismissed a putative Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”) class action against Kohl's Department Stores Inc. (“Kohl's”), Viggiano v. Kohl's, Case No. 17-0243-BRM-TJB, because plaintiff Amy Viggiano failed to unsubscribe from Kohl's text messages  ... read more
    Source: Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) NewsPublished on 2017-12-07
  • How to Keep Your Text Sweepstakes Out of Trouble
    The FCC regulates SMS programs under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) in the U.S. You'll need to understand how these laws apply to your campaign and the disclosures you're required to make. Take a look at our post, Are You Complying with the Rules of Text Message Marketing? ... read more
    Source: Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) NewsPublished on 2017-12-07
  • Tip and related piece of material giving consumer protection Crossword Clue, Crossword Solver
    TORN, Undecided, given choice of ends in tip-and-run. PATCH, Piece of material on piece of ground. DODD, ___-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, 2010. JUNKFAX, It's prohibited by the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991. BBB, Consumer protection org., and a hint to the  ... read more
    Source: Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) NewsPublished on 2017-12-07
  • Calling Toll-Free: Special Rules for Nonprofits Offer Safe Harbor from TCPA Liability
    A company making calls to residential telephone numbers was not liable for alleged violations of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) where the calls were made on behalf of a nonprofit, according to a recent decision by an Illinois federal court in Spiegel v. Reynolds, 2017 WL 4535951 (N.D.  ... read more
    Source: Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) NewsPublished on 2017-12-06
  • Recall Masters Helps Dealership Client Prevail in TCPA Recall Communications Lawsuit
    The plaintiff alleged that she received text messages sent by Recall Masters on the dealership's behalf that were not in compliance with the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”). Recall Masters provided information to the plaintiff's attorney about the extensive preventative compliance audits and  ... read more
    Source: Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) NewsPublished on 2017-12-06
  • A TCPA Slam Dunk in the Ninth Circuit?
    About five weeks after he received such a text while at a Lakers game, and apparently received other texts at subsequent times, David Emanuel sued the Los Angeles Lakers, Inc., proposing a class action based on two alleged violations of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act. In turn, the Lakers  ... read more
    Source: Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) NewsPublished on 2017-12-05
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