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Is audio/video release form necessary for videos submitted voluntarily over email?

I am working on a project that requires me to email subscribers asking for video testimonials of our product. We will of course be using the testimonials for advertising, and this will be clearly ...
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What counts as a do not call request?

Suppose the following exchanges: Telemarketer: Hello, I'm calling from Company X which sells Y. Call Recipient A: Sorry, I'm not interested. and Telemarketer: Hello, I'm calling ...
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Telephony Operations on Federally Enrolled U.S. Indian Reservations

Question: Are telephony operations on Federally Enrolled Native American Indian Reservations exempt from the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991 ? Are there any interpretations of TCPA-91; ...
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Telemarketing through Google

I'm a young independent contractor interested in selling my services to big business. Now, I know that phone numbers for local shops are provided on Google maps. So, can I say, call my local mcdonald'...
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Two Party Consent over State Lines

In Illinois, we have a two-party consent law on phone calls, requiring both parties to agree to being recorded. (Or, it seems, simply be told "This call may be recorded for ___ purposes", and you ...
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Can you text a business/sole trader promotional material if they put their number online?

eg. An electrician has put their mobile number on a website to attract business. Can I legally contact that electrician to tell them about a product that he/she may be interested in? .. Everything is ...
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Taking action against telemarketing calls in the USA

I live in the USA and I assume my phone number can be found online (probably because I didn't pay an extra fee when registering domain names to have my info concealed). Often, I will get a call ...
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Which state telemarketing laws apply to interstate calls?

Base question: Suppose a telemarketer in State T calls a consumer who is a resident of, has a phone number associated with, and is physically present in, State C. In addition to federal law applying, ...
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How to list unknown company using fake CallerId info in a complaint?

We've been suffering nuisance and harassing calls from one (or more) unknown companies going back to about 2008 or 2010 or so. Online searches does not reveal the owners of the number, and Verizon ...
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Can an employee represent themselves as another company as long as a contractual obligation needs to be met

I am wondering if an employee of a company can represent themselves on the telephones as long as another company legally allows that employee to do so. For example, Company A – a small ...