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Topic: Telemarketing

TCPA Tracker – August 2021

The August issue of Kelley Drye’s TCPA Tracker newsletter is here: TCPA ( Telephone Consumer Protection Act ) Tracker Newsletter is a cross-practice effort produced to help you stay current on TCPA (and related)…

Florida Takes Page Out of TCPA’s Book with New Legislation

The Florida legislature recently passed CS/SB 1120 updating and significantly expanding the state’s existing telemarketing laws, the Florida Telemarketing Act and the Florida Do Not Call Act . Many of the new…

Seventh Circuit Reminds Insurance Policyholders to Shop Carefully for TCPA Coverage

Last week, the Seventh Circuit reminded advertisers of the narrowing availability of insurance coverage for Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) claims. In Mesa Laboratories v. Federal Insurance Co ., the court…

Supreme Court Defines ATDS Under The TCPA

On April 1, 2021, in a unanimous decision, the Supreme Court ruled that the definition of an automatic telephone dialing system (“ATDS”) under the TCPA is limited by the plain grammar of the statute itself. The Court,…

Supreme Court Hears Oral Argument Over the TCPA’s Definition of an Autodialer

For the second time this year, the TCPA came before the Supreme Court via teleconference oral argument in Facebook, Inc. v. Duguid, et al , Case No. 19-511 (2020). The Supreme Court’s disposition of Facebook’s…