Telephone Consumer Protection Act

Telephone Consumer Protection Act

Legislation in the United States, enacted in 1991, restricting the activities of telemarketers. It prohibits, for example, unsolicited faxes and phone calls after 9 p.m. It also requires telemarketers to maintain do not call lists for persons who opt out of unsolicited phone calls. The Act was intended to protect consumers.
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com)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, announced today that it has scheduled a live webcast entitled: The Rocky Road for the FCC's Interpretation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act in 2016 Live Webcast.
Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, the Retail Litigation Center (RLC), the National Restaurant Association and the National Retail Federation urge the court to vacate two provisions of the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC's) July 2015 Order that reinterprets the obligations of businesses under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA).
NAFCU is pursuing legal action against the Federal Communications Commission over its Telephone Consumer Protection Act order to prohibit financial institutions from making autodialed calls to account holders, the credit union trade association announced Friday.
Ongoing investment in CATI (Computer Assisted Telephone Interviewing): extending call center control and productivity to encompass support for the new Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) rulings to prevent auto-dialing to mobile/cell phones.
The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) is a federal statute created to protect consumers against invasions into their private lives by businesses using mass telemarketing technologies.
The FCC decided, on party lines, to approve an order through the Telephone Consumer Protection Act to expand die scope of the TCPA beyond its statutory meaning.
LOOK AT RECENT NEWS REVEALS some pretty high penalty numbers for violations of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (or TCPA), the federal law that regulates telemarketing.
Litigation related to the Telephone Consumer Protection Act is growing exponentially, as are the costs associated with it.
Bank of America Corporation and FIA Card Service, NA have agreed to a Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) settlement.
The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) of 1991, with few exceptions, makes it unlawful to use an automatic telephone dialing system or an artificial or prerecorded voice message to call a wireless number or other service for which the recipient is charged for the call.
According to the 1991 Telephone Consumer Protection Act, making automated calls to cell phones without the customer's consent is made illegal, in an effort to combat harassing phone calls.
that the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991 (TCPA) can apply to informational calls that don't advertise goods or services.
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