Kelley Drye Ad Law Access Podcast · Calling and Texting Regulations Tightening- FCC Adopts 1-1 TCPA Consent and Do-Not-Text Rules

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At its last open meeting of 2023, the FCC voted to adopt new rules "to protect consumers from unwanted and illegal text messages and calls." Among the changes are a new "one-to-one" consent requirement for autodialed telemarketing texts and phone calls, clarification on the applicability of the Do-Not-Call Registry to text messages, and a limited text blocking mandate. These changes are discussed in more detail below, along with an overview of additional proposals on which the FCC is seeking public comment.

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