TCPA Decision Brings Little Clarity for Litigators

DC Circ. Delivers Relief, But Not Clarity, With TCPA Ruling
– Law360

Law360 quoted Manatt’s Christine Reilly, chair of the firm’s TCPA compliance and class action defense practice, in an article on the Washington, D.C., circuit court’s highly anticipated TCPA decision.

While the decision eased some of the exposure companies have faced since the Federal Communications Commission expanded the Telephone Consumer Protection Act in 2015, it also left a lack of clarity.

“The real question today is, now what?” said Reilly. “There are significant and fundamental questions that remain unanswered, including, what is an autodialer? And is there liability for reassigned telephone numbers, and to what extent?”