FCC Considers Petition Asking Whether Follow-Up Texts Violate TCPA

On November 7, 2019, the FCC issued a Public Notice seeking comment on a petition for declaratory ruling. Specifically, the Petition requests the FCC to rule that a sender may contact customers who opt-out of informational text messages to clarify the scope of the recipient’s opt-out request without violating the TCPA or related Commission rules.