- Death Knell for the Telephone Consumer Protection Act
- January 20, 2017 | Authors: Wilson G. Barmeyer; Francis X. Nolan; Lewis S. Wiener
- Law Firms: Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP - Washington Office; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP - New York Office; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP - Washington Office
The presidential transition has left many prognosticators scrambling to figure out the policy implications of the change in administration. Among countless other things, companies affected by the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) should consider whether the upcoming shift in political power signals a possible death knell for the statute.
In their article for Law360, Sutherland attorneys Lewis Winer, Wilson Barmeyer and Francis Nolan discuss that although reading the political tea leaves has proven to be a fool’s errand of late, there are two ways in which the TCPA may be impacted in the near future.