5 Steps That May Save Your Texting Program Millions
December 14, 2012, 12:16 PM EST
Law360, New York (December 14, 2012, 12:16 PM EST) -- On Nov. 29, the Federal Communications Commission granted a request for declaratory ruling filed by Soundbite Communications Inc.. The FCC held that a one-time text message confirming a consumer's request to opt out of receiving text messages, if it meets specific requirements, does not violate the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.
The FCC considered what consumers would believe was within the scope of the original consent given to receive text messages. It determined that the original consent would include the opt-out confirmation if it does not contain...