Posts by Richard Newman

Assessing Vicarious TCPA Liability: Your Telemarketing Contracts Matter

August 28, 2017, by Richard Newman

Vicarious liability is a doctrine that imposes responsibility upon one person/entity for the failure of another, with whom the person/entity...

EU-US Privacy Shield Program Implementation Considerations

August 8, 2016, by Richard Newman

On July 27, 2016, the Department of Commerce released its Privacy Shield Website for US-organizations seeking to avail themselves of...

Amendments to TSR and Adjustments to Civil Monetary Penalty Amounts

July 19, 2016, by Richard Newman

Late last year, the Federal Trade Commission approved new telemarketing rules designed, in part, to prevent fraud in the financial...

Is Your Internal DNC Policy Compliant?

April 12, 2016, by Richard Newman

The Telephone Consumer Protection Act has steadily evolved into a hotbed of consumer class action litigation. Statutory damages ranging from...

Telemarketing Compliance Update: FTC Amends TSR and FCC Grants Waiver of Caller ID Requirement

December 2, 2015, by Richard Newman

FTC Amends Telemarketing Sales Rule To Ban Various Payment Methods The Federal Trade Commission has approved new telemarketing rules designed,...

How to Respond to a Civil Investigative Demand

November 5, 2015, by Richard Newman

Formal government investigations may be conducted through Civil Investigative Demands, which are judicially enforceable demands for information and documents. Similar...

No Texting Liability for Lender That Did Not Control Marketer

August 4, 2015, by Richard Newman

The law surrounding vicarious liability under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act continues to develop. On July 20, 2015 in the...

FTC Announces Workshop to Examine Generation Of Online Leads

July 22, 2015, by Richard Newman

The Federal Trade Commission will hold a workshop on October 30, 2015, to explore the growing use of online lead...

New York AG Probes User Agreements at eBay, PayPal on Automated Calls

June 22, 2015, by Richard Newman

Updated user agreement terms that allow broad latitude to eBay Inc., PayPal, Inc. and their service providers to contact customers...

Proposed ‘Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights Act of 2015’ Under Attack

March 2, 2015, by Richard Newman

On February 27, 2015, following President Obama’s announcement last month that the administration would be pushing for a consumer privacy...

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