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Recent legal developments serve as a cautionary tale to businesses using telemarketing

Two rulings, particularly one against Dish Network, should give in-house counsel reason to review the company's telemarketing
January 20, 2015
Andrew Lustigman and Scott Shaffer
Inside Counsel

Partners Andrew Lustigman and Scott Shaffer authored the article that was published by Inside Counsel entitled, "Recent legal developments serve as a cautionary tale to businesses using telemarketing." The article discusses two recent Telephone Consumer Protection Act lawsuits, including a major ruling against Dish Network’s telemarketing efforts, and the implications they could have on telemarketers nationwide. These recent legal developments illustrate that businesses must be vigilant in addressing all legal aspects of a telemarketing campaign, even when the telemarketing is being conducted by independent contractors.