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Consumer Law Rochester NY: Attorney Seth Andrews Interview

In this segment of consumer law attorney, Seth Andrews interview, he discusses what made him decide to become a lawyer and also a little bit about the types of cases the firm handles. If you are being harassed by creditors, receiving annoying robocalls, have errors on your credit report, or are being sued over a […]

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FCC Clarifies Federal Government Is Not A Person Under TCPA

Earlier this month, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) released a declaratory ruling regarding the applicability of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) to government calls and calls made by contractors on behalf of government agencies and officials.  This declaratory ruling was as a result of petitions by three contractors who made calls on behalf of the […]

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What If A SmartPhone App Could Block RoboCalls?

Not only is it terribly annoying when an automated machine hocking unwanted good or services calls your cell phone, it is also illegal under the Telemarketing Sales Rule and other federal laws like the Telephone Consumer Protection Act. While there are many ways to put a stop to unsolicited calls, such as placing your phone […]

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