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Webinar Details

Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA): What You Need To Know

Abby Devine, Duane Berlin and Peter Milla

Tuesday, September 22, 2015
11:00 AM CDT/ 12:00 PM EDT/ 9:00 AM PDT

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About This Course:

Researchers of all types have questions about the meanings and implications of the TCPA and recent updated legislation. This joint webinar by AAPOR, CASRO, and MRA will help answer those questions.
During this webinar, Abby Devine, Duane Berlin and Peter Milla will provide a summary of the FCC Ruling on the TCPA; what is different in the updated regulations; implications and recommendations; current legal appeals by CASRO/MRA/AAPOR; and answers to your questions.
The presenters will answer a set of pre-submitted questions at the end of the webinar. You can submit your question(s) when you register. Please note that all questions will be confidential and discussed in a way that preserves the anonymity of person and organizations submitting the questions.

About the Instructors:

TCPA-Webinar_Photo_Abby_small.jpgAbby Devine, Director of Government and Public Affairs, CASRO works with CASRO General Counsel Duane Berlin, the association's GPA committee, and the CASRO team to advocate on behalf of CASRO members and the entire U.S. research industry. She also is working on CASRO’s U.S. Safe Harbor program. Abby’s background is in law, legislative and regulatory affairs, and public policy.

Duane-Berlin.jpgDuane Berlin, Principal, Lev & Berlin, P.C. is a leading authority on legal issues affecting the survey research industry, having represented research companies for his entire 33-year career. Duane has served as legal counsel to CASRO for the past 13 years and is the principal author of CASRO’s Privacy Protection Program, which includes CASRO’s Model Forms of Survey Research Agreements and Contracts. Duane also serves as legal counsel to AAPOR.
TCPA-Webinar_Photo_Milla_small.jpgPeter Milla is a consultant to the global research industry and is a consultant to CASRO. He has expertise in a wide range of information technology, market/survey research, data privacy and security subjects, applying expertise in information technology and market/survey research methods. He has extensive experience with all computer assisted survey information collection technologies. Peter is very active in market/survey research industry associations, having served on the Board of Directors of CASRO. He currently holds leadership roles in several industry workgroups and committees in the areas of technology, government affairs, ISO (quality standards) and Internet research.