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Casie Collignon Comments on Case Involving Fax Opt-Out Rules

News / October 24, 2016

Partner Casie Collignon is extensively quoted in article published Oct. 24, 2016, on Legal NewsLine. The article, “D.C. Circuit to Decide Fate of Rule Governing Fax Ads,” discusses a case before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia.

A decade-old Federal Communications Commission rule and a 2014 change to that rule will be revisited to determine exactly which type of advertising faxes require an opt-out message under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act. “In order to determine what a fax ad must include under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, one must first determine whether the fax ad is considered ‘unsolicited’ or ‘permissive,’” Collignon told the publication.

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