DART Act: Senate Curbs Unwanted Robocalls With Two New Bills

The Senate is working on new legislation to combat robocalls. Recently, the DART Act passed in the Senate and they are working to push the Protection from Robocalling Act. These two bills will help supplement the TRACED Act recently passed to implement the SHAKEN/STIR framework.

January 15, 2020

TRACED Act: Anti-Robocall Bill Passed by the House

The TRACED Act recently passed in the House and Senate and was signed into law by the President. With the passage of the TRACED Act, the FCC and carriers are on step closer to rolling out the SHAKEN/STIR framework to combat robocalls and scammers.

December 11, 2019

Your Telemarketing Script Could Get You Flagged

Your telemarketing script is the introduction for your leads to your business. Employing a great script can be the difference in converting leads. Following call compliance and etiquette standards can also help reduce the likelihood of your outbound calls being flagged as spam or scam likely.

November 27, 2019

How the Do Not Originate Registry (DNO) Combats Robocalls

The Robocall Strike Force, headed by AT&T and the FCC, tested the Do Not Originate Registry (DNO) to help prevent caller ID spoofing with astounding success. An estimated 90% in IRS scam calls was reduced by creating a registry of "inbound only" numbers for carriers to check against when an outbound call is placed.

November 20, 2019

One Year Later, and SHAKEN/STIR is at Your Doorstep

Progress reports on the STIR/SHAKEN framework implementation are trickling in by major carriers to the FCC. AT&T and T-Mobile have recently submitted their expected timelines for rolling out testing and implementing these technologies to help filter out spoofing used by robocallers.

October 23, 2019