February 19, 2015
Partner Steven A. Augustino is featured in the Legal Newsline article “Attorney Points to Award Structure for Rise in TCPA Lawsuits.” In the article, Mr. Augustino contends that the rise in the number of Telephone Consumer Protection Act lawsuits is due to the award structure. He said, “It’s a combination of things. But the statute definitely has an enticing award structure on it.” The article goes on to discuss how changes in technology are affecting regulations. Mr. Augustino notes that, “We’re seeing it across all industries and companies. Whatever business you run, chances are high you’re dealing with customers with cell phones. And that means you have to work through a different set of regulations now.”
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