Solicited Fax Rule Decision Provides Temporary Reprieve

FCC's Loss on Fax Rule Could Curb Explosion of TCPA Suits
– Law360

Law360 quoted Manatt’s Christine Reilly, co-chair of the firm’s TCPA compliance and class action defense practice, in an article about the D.C. Circuit’s decision that invalidated the FCC’s solicited fax rule. The ruling eliminates one popular avenue of liability under the TCPA.

Although the FCC may still appeal the decision, the publication reports that for now, businesses that send out solicited faxes can enjoy a temporary reprieve.

"It’s a good day," said Reilly. "But like they say in baseball, 'it ain’t over till it’s over.'"

Read the article here