• 02.02.18

    Anonymous Instagram Account Exposes Alleged Predators

    Manatt’s Jesse Brody, a partner in the firm’s advertising, marketing and media practice, was interviewed by Ad Age for an article on an anonymous Instagram account that is aimed at exposing advertising executives who have engaged in sexual harassment. The account, called ...

  • 01.09.18

    Second Circuit’s TCPA Decision on Flu Shot Reminder Texts

    Manatt’s Christine Reilly, chair of the firm’s TCPA compliance and class action defense practice, was interviewed by Law360 for an article on a suit surrounding a flu-shot reminder text. On Jan. 3, the Second Circuit published a decision tackling the question of whether Mount ...

  • 11.22.17

    Federal Judge Says ‘Clicker Agent’ Invalidates Auto-dial Claims

    Cook County Record quoted Manatt’s Diana Eisner, an associate in the firm’s litigation practice, for an article on the decision in a recent Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) lawsuit. A federal judge in Illinois ruled that a company’s phone dialing system did not count as ...

  • 11.17.17

    Quaker Oats’ Deceptive Label Suit Could Provide Roadmap

    Manatt’s Jesse Brody, a partner in the firm’s advertising, marketing and media practice, was quoted by The Cook County Record on a federal judge’s ruling in a class action lawsuit alleging Quaker Oats’ food ingredient labeling practices were misleading and deceptive. ...

  • 06.08.17

    Dish TCPA Decision Is Significant for Its Holding

    Law360 interviewed Manatt’s Christine Reilly, chair of the firm’s TCPA compliance and class action defense practice, for an article on the record $280 million penalty Dish Network incurred in a suit brought by the FTC and several states over millions of unlawful telemarketing calls. ...

  • 05.02.17

    TCPA Class Actions Will Continue, Even Under Pai

    Law360 quoted Manatt’s Christine Reilly, chair of the firm’s TCPA compliance and class action defense practice, in an article about the rising costs of fighting class action suits. According to the publication, consumer complaints over unsolicited calls, texts or faxes have ...

  • 03.31.17

    Solicited Fax Rule Decision Provides Temporary Reprieve

    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 ...

  • 09.16.16

    The Art of Handling TCPA Suits

    Law360 interviewed Manatt’s Christine Reilly, co-chair of the firm’s TCPA compliance and class action defense practice, for an article about the decisions that companies face when confronted with a TCPA suit. "It's an art and not a science when deciding whether to ...

  • 05.11.16

    Business Card Exchange Considered Consent for Texts

    Cook County Record quoted Manatt’s Christine Reilly, co-chair of the firm’s TCPA Compliance and Class Action Defense practice, for an article about what qualifies as consent to get marketing texts. Earlier this year, a Chicago federal judge determined that a text message sent to a ...

  • 10.26.15

    Third Circuit Endorces FCC's 'Autodialier' Definition

    Law360 interviewed Manatt's Christine Reilly, co-chair of the firm's TCPA Compliance and Class Action Defense practice, for an article on the Third Circuit's endorsement of the Federal Communications Commission's broad definition of "autodialer." Law360 reports ...