FCC Sets More Dates for Reassigned Numbers Database Creation

Many Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) lawsuits have been based on “wrong numbers” or numbers which have been disconnected and reassigned. This is because callers only have consent to place calls to intended recipients—not the person with the reassigned number. The FCC has made efforts to create a centralized database for companies to identify whether a cellphone number has changed ownership, as currently, there’s not a 100% reliable source for this. The consent restriction under the TCPA...
By: CompliancePoint