High Court Punt Plunges TCPA Suits Into Greater Uncertainty
By Allison Grande (June 21, 2019, 10:10 PM EDT) -- Businesses and consumers are bracing for a wave of conflicting court decisions over the contours of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, after the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday failed to deliver much-needed clarity on who has the final say on how the law is interpreted.
District courts tasked with overseeing the wealth of disputes that turn on how "autodialer" and other key statutory terms apply to modern telemarketing practices have long struggled with what weight to give to the Federal Communications Commission's numerous orders interpreting the TCPA.
No end to this confusion appears to be in sight, now that the Supreme...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!