The new Supreme Court Term is underway and for the second straight Term, and second time in 2020, the Court will address a Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) question. On December 8, 2020, the Justices will hear argument in the case of Facebook v. Duguid, which is expected to resolve a widening Circuit split regarding the definition of an automatic telephone dialing system.

On the latest episode of the Ad Law Access podcast, litigation partner  Paul A. Rosenthal provides some background on where things stand with the TCPA, level-set on the current status of the ATDS definition, and lay out some of the potential implications for the Court's ruling.

If you have any questions or concerns about the technology that you're using or your particular telemarketing procedures, our team of compliance and litigation specialists would be happy to talk through your practices or campaign and offer practical feedback and evaluation of the potential risks on this quickly evolving topic.

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