• 12.01.23

    One Business Day After ‘STOP’ Text Not Enough For Suit

    A text sent one business day after a plaintiff requested a halt to text messages was not enough to move a Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) suit forward, a Florida federal court determined.  

  • 12.01.23

    FCC Takes First Step Towards AI-focused Regulations by Issuing Notice of Inquiry

    On November 15, 2023 the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) issued a Notice of Inquiry seeking information and input from communications-focused industries on how the FCC should respond to the rapid proliferation of AI technologies.  

  • 11.07.23

    FCC Reaches New Heights With $300M Robocall Fine

    The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) issued its largest fine to date, totaling $299,997,000, in an action against an auto warranty scam robocall operation run by an international network.

  • 11.07.23

    Text Message Not An “Artificial or Prerecorded Voice,” Ninth Circuit Rules

    A text message does not qualify as an “artificial or prerecorded voice” under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled.

  • 11.07.23

    Eleventh Circuit Doubles Down on Drazen II, Applies It to FTSA

    A single text is sufficient to establish standing for purposes of the Florida Telephone Solicitation Act (FTSA), the Eleventh U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals recently held in an unpublished per curiam opinion, doubling down on its change of heart in the en bancDrazen II decision.

  • 09.13.23

    Eleventh Circuit Reverses Position on Standing, Single Text Sufficient

    A unanimous en banc Eleventh U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reversed the court’s prior precedent and ruled that the receipt of a single text message is sufficient to establish Article III standing for purposes of a Telephone Consumer Protection Act suit.

  • 09.13.23

    Seventh Circuit Rejects FCC Guidance in Fax Case

    The Seventh U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals declined to follow Federal Communications Commission guidance when it ruled that faxes offering a “free dinner” did not run afoul of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.

  • 09.13.23

    TCPA Defendant Sidesteps Suit With Improper Identification

    The failure of a plaintiff in a Telephone Consumer Protection Act action to properly identify the defendant led a New Jersey federal court to dismiss the action with prejudice.

  • 08.24.23

    Lead Generator Must Indemnify TCPA Defendant

    A lead generator must indemnify a Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) codefendant after an Illinois federal court granted summary judgment in favor of the codefendant.

  • 08.24.23

    Can a Minor Provide Consent for TCPA Calls?

    The owner and subscriber of a cellphone listed on the National Do Not Call Registry has Article III standing to bring claims under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) for unsolicited calls or text messages directed to its number, even if the owner and subscriber is not the actual or ...



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