Revisiting The Fax Provision: Technology’s Impact On TCPA
Law360 (July 24, 2018, 11:49 AM EDT) -- There has never been a more opportune time to seek a fundamental change in the manner in which the fax provisions of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act are interpreted and enforced. There is a widespread consensus that the fax sections of the TCPA, when enforced via class actions, produce far more harm than good. In Bridgeview Health Care Center Ltd. v. Clark, the court characterized the TCPA as a “cash cow for plaintiffs attorneys, while plaintiffs attorneys take a big cut,” suggesting “Congress likely should have targeted the marketing firms, rather than their unsuspecting clients.”
Further, traditional faxes are largely an...
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