TCFAPA

AcronymDefinition
TCFAPATelemarketing and Consumer Fraud and Abuse Prevention Act
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Following the passage of the TCFAPA, the FTC also promulgated its own telemarketing rules, called the "Telemarketing Sales Rule" (TSR), in 1995.
(92) Because the TCPA only explicitly gave the FCC authority to create such a list and the TCFAPA did not give the same authority to the FTC, the FTC's authority to enforce a do-not-call list was initially challenged.
The TCFAPA (58) was enacted to protect consumers from telemarketing deception and abuse, but it may also affect certain proposed location-based wireless applications.