Skip to main content

News

March Telemarketing Compliance Roundup

A lot happens in the world of Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) regulations and it can be easy to miss some important stories. This is a roundup of such stories, making sure that they don’t fall between the cracks of our larger TCPA news coverage.

2022 April Restricted Do Not Call Dates

State Restricted Do Not Call Dates

April 15, 2022 – Good Friday

  • Louisiana, Pennsylvania

April 25, 2022 - Confederate Memorial Day

  • Alabama, Mississippi

Canadian Restricted Do Not Call Dates

April 15, 2022 – Good Friday

  • National, except Quebec

April 18, 2022 – Easter Monday

  • Quebec only

Serial Plaintiff Scores Multiple TCPA Penalties Per Call

Andrew Perrong is an infamous Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) plaintiff and his latest court victory illustrates one of the less understood dangers of the TCPA: the fact that each call may violate multiple TCPA provisions and thus be assessed multiple penalties on each call.

Pepsi Sued for Alleged Robocall Violations

On February 18, PepsiCo and one of its distributors were on the receiving end of a Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) class action complaint stemming from alleged robocall violations. The plaintiff in Epps v. PepsiCo Inc. and Quail Mountain Coffee & Vending alleges that he received “numerous telemarketing calls” to his cell phone with prerecorded voice messages from Pepsi asking if he would like to restock his supply of Pepsi products.