The explosion of TCPA cases has continued in 2017.
Financial institutions, call centers, and debt collectors continue to be major targets. But the TCPA plaintiffs' attorneys and professional plaintiffs have enlarged their targets. And the courts have struggled to keep up with the caseload.
The change in leadership at the FCC, and the uncertainty surrounding the D.C. Circuit's upcoming decision on the appeal of the FCC’s July 2015 TCPA Order, have created further uncertainty for the U.S. courts struggling to manage the exponential growth of TCPA litigation.