US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

  • EPIC, NCLC Tell Court Not to Deter Consumers From Unmasking Illegal Callers

    EPIC and the National Consumer Law Center filed an amicus brief in Kenneth Johansen vs. Bluegreen Vacations Unlimited arguing that consumers receiving illegal calls must be allowed to feign interest in a telemarketer’s offerings to discover who is responsible for the illegal call campaign.

    • Consumer Privacy

    • Robocalls

    • Updates

  • Kenneth Johansen v. Bluegreen Vacations Unlimited, Inc.

    Whether a consumer is inadequate to serve as a TCPA class representative when, in order to identify the company bankrolling an illegal telemarketing campaign, the consumer feigns interest in the telemarketer’s offer.

    • Consumer Privacy

    • Robocalls

    • Amicus Briefs

  • Evans v. Ocwen Loan Servicing, LLC

    Whether the Telephone Consumer Protection Act's autodialer restriction only covers dialers that generate random or sequential telephone numbers.

    • Consumer Privacy

    • Robocalls

    • Amicus Briefs

  • EPIC and NCLC to Eleventh Circuit: Callers Must Get Consent to Use Some Mass Dialers That Call From List Even Post-Duguid

    EPIC and the National Consumer Law Center (NCLC) filed an amicus brief in Evans v. Ocwen Loan Servicing, LLC, arguing that according to the plain language of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), Ocwen violated the TCPA if its dialing system used a number generator to mass dialed people without consent, even if Ocwen called telephone numbers from a stored list.

    • Consumer Privacy

    • Robocalls

    • Updates

  • Jackson et al. v. McCurry et al.

    Whether school administrators may access and search the contents of a student's cell phone without consent

    • Data Protection

    • Fourth Amendment

    • Privacy Laws

    • Student Privacy

    • Amicus Briefs

  • Perry v. CNN

    Whether sharing the MAC address and video viewing history collected from a free mobile app violates the Video Privacy Protection Act

    • Communications Privacy

    • Consumer Privacy

    • Privacy Laws

    • U.S. Privacy Laws

    • Amicus Briefs