FCC v. Telephone Research Common Sense: New rules could block most calls, make compliance more complicated, and invite more class action lawsuits
On June 18, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will vote on new regulations that could seriously harm survey, opinion and marketing research conducted by phone.
Is the rigid implementation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) restrictions on autodialer calls to cell ph
Call-Blocking Technology Could Block Marketing Research Calls, Even Though Intended to Fight Telemarketing Robocalls
Should telephone companies be allowed to block certain calls -- and would some of those calls be survey, opinion and marketing research calls?
Last Updated:April 15, 2015
In addition to existing federal disclosure requirements for survey, opinion and marketing researchers making use of artificial or prerecorded voice calls, Congress and state legislatures often consider legislation that would further restrict, or even outlaw, such calls.
Alabama now requires sponsorship disclosure from automated political calls and political "robopolls"
Alabama will now require automated political calls, including those for survey and opinion research purposes, to disclose their sponsors. On May 15, S.B.
In Alaska, Rep.