Telephone Consumer Protection Act Violations
St. Petersburg Attorneys Protecting Consumer Rights
The Telephone Consumer Protection Act, which was enacted in 1991, was designed
to regulate telemarketers who disturb individuals with robocalls, automated
messages, and telephone solicitations. This act is enforced by the Federal
Communications Commission and has been created to safeguard consumers
from bothersome telemarketing strategies unless a consumer has expressed
prior consent. However, telemarketers continue to be unphased by these
legal limitations, and some blatantly ignore this act by harassing and
If you are dealing with telephone contact violations that go against the
protections laid out in the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, our firm
is here to help. At Boss Law, we’ve handled a wide variety of consumer
protection cases over the years, and we know what to do to protect your
rights against bothersome telemarketers.
(727) 877-3188 today to get in touch with our St. Petersburg attorneys. We offer free
The Telephone Consumer Protection Act prohibits telephone solicitors from
the following behaviors:
Calling consumers’ homes before 8:00 in the morning or after 9:00
in the evening.
Calling individuals that are on the “Do Not Call” list.
Sending unsolicited faxes to consumers.
Sending text messages to consumers.
If you believe your rights outlined in the Telephone Consumer Protection
Act have been violated, we encourage you to get in touch with our lawyers
at Boss Law right away! We can fight to protect your rights.
Types of Phone Calls Regulated by the Telephone Consumer Protection Act
According to the Federal Communications Commission, the Telephone Consumer
Protection Act regulates telephone calls that debt collectors, telemarketers,
and other solicitors make to residential and cell phones. If you have
become the subject of telemarketer nuisances or automated messages during
unlawful hours or are currently on the ”Do Not Call” list
or have withdrawn any consent to be called, our legal team can seek damages
on your behalf.
When you choose to take action, you can recover up to $1,500.00 if you
can prove telemarketers knowingly and willfully violated the Telephone
Consumer Protection Act. Phone calls that violate the Telephone Consumer
Protection Act and those that involve the Do Not Call registry may result
in $500.00 in damages per call. When you choose to work with our team,
we will work diligently to pursue damages for you.
Our St. Petersburg Attorneys are Here to Defend Your Rights
At Boss Law, our lawyers have the skills, resources, knowledge, and experience
it takes to handle even the most complicated matters involving the Telephone
Consumer Protection Act. Because we are confident in our abilities to
fight for your rights, we will provide you with a 100% obligation-free
consultation. Backed by more than 20 years of combined legal experience,
no case is too big or small for our team.
To speak with a member of our team regarding your case, call Boss Law today at