Jan 02, 2020
President Trump Signs TRACED Act Into Law
After the Pallone-Thune TRACED Act (“Act”) passed almost unanimously in both the House and Senate, President Trump signed the Act on December 30, 2019. The Act will [...]
Federal regulations already require telemarketers to accept and honor internal DNC requests; however, the New York law goes further by requiring an affirmative disclosure of consumers’ rights. The Governor’s office lauded this as closing a “loophole” in the National DNC Registry.
The press release barely mentions the new prohibition against sharing contact information, despite its incredibly broad scope. The only exemption is where sharing is required by law. Unlike virtually every other privacy law or regulation, the statute doesn’t even expressly exempt sharing with service providers