Eric Menhart On Brief in Appellate Win

Posted on May 23, 2009 
Filed Under Law, Technology

A recent decision by the District of Columbia Court of Appeals addressed whether a private right of action under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) required a separate act of enabling legislation. Eric Menhart was on the brief for the prevailing appellant. Read the full text of the opinion: Portuguese American Leadership Council of the United States, Inc. v. Investors’ Alert, Inc. No. 04-CV-1187 (D.C. 2008).

The Court found that private causes of action may be brought in the D.C. Superior Court under the Act without the need for enabling legislation.


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