6th Circ. Says Union's Robocall Campaign Didn't Break Law

Law360, New York (February 21, 2013, 6:08 PM EST) -- The Service Employees International Union scored a victory Thursday when the Sixth Circuit found it had not violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991 by calling homes to campaign against a Kentucky hospital’s alleged mistreatment of employees. 

The Sixth Circuit found the SEIU had neither called the King’s Daughters Medical Center’s emergency lines nor engaged at least two hospital lines at the same time. The appeal's court's decision upheld a July 2011 ruling by U.S. District Judge David L. Bunning.

The TCPA bars telephone calls...
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