Day: July 18, 2016

On July 5, the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC” or “Commission”) released a Declaratory Rulingclarifying that Section 227(b)(1) of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”) does not apply to the federal government or its agents, provided the agent is acting within the scope of its authority under common-law agency principles. As a result, consumers cannot seek redress …

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