A Call for Change: D.C. Circuit Dials Back FCC’s 2015 TCPA Ruling


Now that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia has issued its long-awaited decision in ACA Int’l v. FCC, courts and litigants must determine the implications of this watershed decision. Based on comments from two of its Commissioners, the reconfigured Federal Communications Commission (FCC) appears intent on taking a fresh approach to interpreting and enforcing the statute, based in some measure on the guidance provided by the Court of Appeals.