The survey and opinion research profession should take note of a few specific pieces of the Republican Party's 2012 Presi
(Washington, DC) The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) today unanimously approved new regulations under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) – the key law restricting telephone survey
On February 15, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will hold an open meeting regarding rules changes to the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA).
What will the demise of the "Mobile Informational Call Act" (H.R. 3035) mean for marketing research?
On Friday, Nov.
MRA asks the Super Committee to protect independent contractors' status and amend the TCPA to allow research calls to cell phones
The Marketing Research Association (MRA) has sent a formal request to the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduc
Calls to cell phones ok for commercial calls, but still restricted for surveys? Yes, if H.R. 3035 is approved by Congress
Rep. Lee Terry (R-NE-02) has introduced the "Mobile Informational Call Act" (H.R. 3035), legislation which would update the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). While H.R.
The President's new proposal for deficit reduction includes a proposal to exempt certai
As the need to include cell phone users in telephone research samples continues to grow, so have the challenges involved in reaching them.
MRA filed official comments with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on May 21, objecting to new regulations proposed by the agency that would make it even harder for researchers to call a