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TCPA Watch List: Issues For 2018

The TCPA continues as the statute of choice among plaintiffs and class action attorneys. Many of the problems that were inherent of the TCPA in 2017 are still with us as we move forward into what we expect to be a better year for businesses and telemarketing in particular.

TCPA Healthcare Exception Tested in Court

The Healthcare Exception to the TCPA had its day in court this month. In their decision, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit issued a broad interpretation for automated calls delivering healthcare messages.

February 2018 Holiday Call Restrictions

Calls to these states on restricted dates could result in a State violation.

  • February 12th: Family Day
  • February 13th: Mardi Gras
  • February 19th: George Washington's Birthday
  • February 19th: Washington & Lincoln Day
  • February 19th: Family Day

2018 March TCPA Compliance Summit

We are pleased to announce our first TCPA Compliance Summit of 2018. Join us in Scottsdale, Arizona at the scenic Hyatt Regency Resort & Spa at Gainey Ranch on March 13th for our intense compliance seminar presented by leading industry professionals.

Court To Decide Major TCPA Changes

It could be the most important court decision to affect the telemarketing industry since the enactment of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991. The issues of concern in ACA Int’l v. FCC are autodialers, reassigned numbers, and revocation of consent.