July 2015

The Sixth Circuit Narrows What It Means To Be An “Advertisement” Under the TCPA

July 13, 2015 by Isaac J. Colunga, Partner
The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) prohibits “unsolicited advertisements” sent to fax machines.  47 U.S.C. § 227(b)(1)(C).  But when is a fax considered an “advertisement” for purposes of the TCPA?  Several district courts have attempted to answer this question, and we finally have some appellate court guidance.  


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