Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

FCC Commissioner Michael O’Rielly published the following post on the Official FCC Blog: TCPA: It is Time to Provide Clarity. Commissioner O’Rielly stressed the need for the FCC to address TCPA petitions as soon as...

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Documents filed this week in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida reveal that a Florida mall developer and its mobile marketing service provider have agreed to pay $6,500,000 to settle claims...

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The Third Circuit issued an opinion last week addressing an apparent issue of first impression among circuit courts:  can consumers revoke their express consent to receive autodialed calls to their cell phones?  Yes, the Third...

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A June 27 FCC ruling has clarified that mobile carriers may be subject to CPNI obligations as to information that they cause to be collected by mobile devices—even when a carrier has neither received or...

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According to sources at the Federal Communications Commission, the Commission plans to vote at its June 27, 2013 meeting about the potential expansion of existing privacy and security rules  to customer information that is stored...

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On May 25, the FCC released its long-awaited Location-Based Services report, presenting the agency’s findings on the challenges and concerns it faces in regulating mobile services that rely on information about a user’s physical location. ...

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