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Eric J. Troutman

Robocall Robocall Robocall!: YouMail’s Intrepid CEO Alex Quilici Joins WBD Ramble Podcast As We Discover what the “Robocall Index” Actually Tracks

Well here it is, the podcast you’ve been waiting for. YouMail’s “Robocall Index” is cited by everyone–and I mean everyone–as the source of data related to the purported uptick in “robocalls” since 2015. Here’s a short list of what “everyone” looks like (in no particular order): Business Insider USA Today […]

BREAKING: YouMail CEO Confirms to WBD Ramble Podcast That “Robocall Index” Includes Wanted and Invited Calls (Plus Behind-the-Scenes Pictures)

You Mail’s CEO Alex Quilici joined the Womble Bond Dickinson Ramble podcast IN STUDIO today to discuss the methodology behind the company’s famous “robocall index.”  Although the robocall index is widely cited as an authoritative count of robocalls in this country, as Mr Quilici explains, the index is […]

Sparks to Fly?: Senate Committee Sets First FCC Oversight Hearing Following Chairman’s TCPA Letter

As we reported a couple weeks back, U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) submitted a letter to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai–signed by several other Republican Senators– urging a rollback of the Commission’s broad reading of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”) following ACA Int’l.  Senator Thune is not just any old senator however. […]

REPUBLISHED TCPA Horror Story: 1 Fax+1 Lawsuit = $12.5M Award– Man’s home, business in limbo

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