Telecommunications


Announcing our New Partner, Ben Byrd

We are pleased to announce that Ben Byrd has been named a Partner. Ben focuses his practice on assisting businesses through litigation and regulatory advocacy compliance.  As a litigator, Ben represents his clients vigorously and professionally, and he has represented businesses in nearly every forum, from small-claims court all the way to the Georgia Supreme […]

Susan J. Berlin Joins FH2

Susan joins the FH2 telecommunications team and has an extensive background in federal and state public policy strategy and advocacy, government relations, administrative law and litigation, privacy, regulatory compliance and general telecommunications legal issues. Susan’s experience includes practicing law in-house, at a law firm, at a state agency, and as a member of industry associations.

$500 In Damages for Using a Smartphone to Send a Text Message?

Did you know that federal law limits the ways in which almost anyone can place calls or send text messages to residential and wireless telephone numbers – even when they are not engaged in marketing? This article highlights the importance, and the difficulty, of complying with the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) when using automatic dialing equipment—which may include any smartphone.