The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) Restrictions

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The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) not only restricts calls from solicitors, but also affirms the consumer’s right to privacy. “Robocalls” are frequently used by debt collectors and telemarketers because it is an effective tool to quickly reach consumers. Protection From Solicitors Regardless of the debts you owe, solicitors must adhere to the following guidelines. […]

Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) FAQs

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The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) restricts telemarketing calls, telephone solicitations and the use of automated telephone equipment, such as automated dialing machines, types of voice messages, fax and text messages. Whom does the TCPA protect? Any consumer who applies for credit or a loan is from then on protected under this legislation. If you […]

Compensation for TCPA Violations

Consumers who receive telemarketing calls, pre-recorded and/or automated calls to their cellphones or home landlines, may file a lawsuit against the telemarketer or debt collector for Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) violations. These calls and texts can be more than a nuisance– and for that reason, you should know your course of action against them. […]

Unambiguous Consent to Receive Telemarketing Required — North Carolina Consumer Protection TCPA Lawyer

Recent changes to the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, or TCPA, provide additional protection to North Carolina victims of telemarketing, text message blasts, and other solicitations.  Under the TCPA, telemarketers now must receive express written consent from consumers before making telephone calls or sending text messages to the consumer.  If you are being harassed by telemarketers […]