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 […]

TCPA & The Federal Do Not Call Registry

The Federal Do Not Call Registry is an easily accessible resource for consumers to protect themselves from a barrage of unwarranted calls. You can register your phone number with the registry, which will stop the unwanted calls after 31 days. Make sure to finalize your request by completing the email verification, without this step, you […]

Telemarketer Harassment Attorneys

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Solicitations by telemarketers are disruptive to your daily life, and in some cases, can be a constant annoyance.   Many are not aware that these calls (as well as unsolicited texts) often violate federal law. The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) requires telemarketers to adhere to stringent regulations. In addition to prohibiting many types of solicitations, […]

Protections Against Autodialled Robocalls

Autodialled robocalls are some of the most annoying calls that we can receive nowadays. These calls can interrupt our everyday routine and are an overall nuisance. What qualifies a call as a robocall and what can you do to protect yourself? A robocall typically runs through an autodialer system, and contacts as many people per […]

Extended Warranty Robocalls

Car extended warranty robocalls are not the only ones plaguing our mobile devices, but they can be some of the more dangerous ones. At times it can be difficult to know if this call is a scam or a real call. Sometimes there will be information about your car, which can lead you to think […]

TCPA Protections Against Pre-Recorded Calls

Pre-recorded messages (robocalls) are typically harassing telephone calls made by debt collectors and marketers. They can also come from political consultants and other organizations where the recipient picks up his or her telephone only to hear a prerecorded message. Any calls made by a computer that autodials or “robodials” you or delivers a prerecorded message also […]

Protections Against Harassment by Telemarketers

Solicitations by telemarketers are disruptive to your daily life, and in some cases, can be a constant annoyance.   Many are not aware that these calls (as well as unsolicited texts and faxes) often violate federal harassment law. Telemarketers are required to adhere to specific rules and restrictions under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). How […]