This past summer, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) revisited its Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991 (TCPA), and issued several important clarifications that are now directly impacting organizations.
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On May 27, 2015, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) released a fact sheet that summarizes proposed TCPA rulings Chairman Wheeler has distributed to the other FCC commissioners. Although the fact sheet contains few substantive details— and the full text of the proposed rulings was not released— the rulings are intended to address two dozen pending TCPA petitions. Relevant topics to be addressed in the rulings include the definition of “automatic telephone dialing system” and liability for calls made to reassigned numbers.