“Real estate professionals may more freely use their cell phones for marketing purposes without fear of violating the Telephone Consumer Protection Act based on a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision that offers clarity on TCPA limitations.”
What is TCPA stand for?
TCPA (Telephone consumer protection act)
The TCPA is the abbreviation for the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991. The law restricts telemarketing certain phone calls, text messages, and facsimiles. It also places restrictions on the use of automatic dialing systems and artificial or prerecorded voice messages.
What are TCPA requirements?
The TCPA restricts telemarketing calls made to: Any residential telephone subscriber before the hour of 8 a.m. or after 9 p.m. (called party’s local time) A residential telephone number on the national do-not-call registry.
What is TCPA in mortgage?
ITS EFFECT ON MORTGAGE SERVICING
THE LAW. The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) is, at its core, a privacy statute enacted for the purpose of protecting consumers from excessive, unsolicited phone calls delivered by means of automated telephone dialing system (ATDS).