Date/Time: Thursday, February 27, 12:00 – 2:15 p.m.
Location: CTIA, 1400 16th Street, NW

The FCBA Wireline, Wireless Telecommunications, and Consumer Protection Committees are co-sponsoring this CLE to provide an overview of the Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence Act (the “TRACED Act” or “Act”) that was signed into law on December 30, 2019.  The CLE will first reflect on various recent efforts by the FCC and industry to address the robocalling scourge that are now captured in the TRACED Act. With this backdrop, the CLE will then examine the 15 sections of the Act, including the industry and FCC obligations and deadlines under the Act. The CLE will then provide industry perspectives on the implementation of the Act.


12:0012:05 p.m.     Welcome and Introductions

12:051:05 p.m.       The TRACED Act – What Led to Its Enactment, including a      

Summary of the 15 Sections and Various Deadlines Under It

Philip Macres, Principal, Klein Law Group
Patrick Halley, Senior Vice President of Policy and Advocacy, USTelecom – The Broadband Association

1:051:15 p.m.         Break

 1:152:15 p.m.         Preliminary Industry Perspectives in Implementing the TRACED Act

Mark Brennan, Partner, Hogan Lovells US LLP

Mike Romano, Senior Vice President – Industry Affairs & Business Development, NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association
Farhan Chughtai, Director, Policy & Advocacy, USTelecom – The Broadband Association
Sarah Leggin, Director, Regulatory Affairs, CTIA
Ann Kossachev, National Association of Federally Insured Credit Unions


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