Why propose a ‘record’ USD300mn penalty when nobody collected a USD2.7mn penalty already handed out for the same crime?
The YouMail Robocall Index counted 5.5 billion robocalls in October, enough for every American to receive 16 unwanted calls each.
But they also want to weaken rules that currently require politicians be held to the same standard as marketeers.
You need engineers to win a war, but you also need generals with the experience and determination to take the fight to your enemies.
The US telecoms industry desperately needs to make friends as well as issuing threats.
A graduate of one of the USA’s most prestigious law schools learned that not every country has weak rules about robocall spam.
Over 10 percent of EU citizens were also cheated of money through unsolicited text messages.
Ofcom will find it difficult to remain balanced when suppliers of STIR/SHAKEN technology have so much to gain by whipping up public fears and expectations.
An FCC order means traffic may be blocked if reasonable analytics suggests it would not be wanted by the recipient.
Nuisance robocalls have fallen in the USA as billions of voice calls are now blocked automatically.