Attorney Panel to Discuss TCPA, FCC Actions at Washington Insights Conference
Speakers will present ACA members with the latest updates on the law and the FCC’s Declaratory Ruling and Order since last year.
A panel of attorneys will speak Thursday, April 21, during ACA’s
Washington Insights Conference, to discuss latest developments with the
Telephone Consumer Protection Act affecting the credit and collection
The expert speakers include Brian Melendez, ACA’s outside counsel, a former
president of the Minnesota State Bar Association and the managing partner of
the Minneapolis office of Dykema Gossett PLLC; Monica Desai, partner with
Squire Patton Boggs in Washington, D.C.; and Shay Dvoretzky, a partner at
Jones Day in Washington, D.C. The attorneys are leading ACA’s TCPA lawsuit
against the Federal Communications Commission, ACA Int’l et al. v. FCC et
spoke during last year’s conference to provide an update on TCPA
reform. She advises clients from the technology and communications sectors
on the regulation of their industry by the Federal Communications
Melendez practices primarily in consumer-credit litigation and has litigated
class actions and other cases in federal and state courts throughout the
United States involving the Truth in Lending Act, the Fair Credit Billing
Act, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Fair & Accurate Credit Transactions
Act, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and the TCPA.
Dvoretzky focuses on appellate advocacy, complex trial-level motions and
strategic counseling and has case experience in labor law, employment
discrimination, class actions, bankruptcy and more.
Attendees will hear the panel’s perspective on the TCPA since the FCC
enacted its Declaratory Ruling and Order in 2015 during the conference,
sponsored by LexisNexis Risk Solutions.
Visit ACA’s Washington Insights Conference website for the latest details
and agenda for the event centered on making the industry’s voice heard on
Capitol Hill and connecting members with Congressional representatives and