But for debt collectors, mistakenly misdialing
someone, even if through no fault of their own, may be actionable under the TCPA.
The citizens of Los Angeles should be grateful to the city's Planning Department planner, John Chiang, for carelessly misdialing
a developer's telephone number and leaving the following message on an unknown answering machine: "You will have the council office's support and our support.
Instead, the defendant was taking advantage of confusion that already existed among the misdialing
Either through operator misdialing
, unintended party pick-up, such as a janitor reading a fax message at the intended destination, or a fax intercept, any outgoing traffic is subject to compromise.
One was from a woman who said she did not want to pay medical bills for those who have HIV, and another from a man who said that people were misdialing
the 800-number in the advertisement and reaching him instead.
Advances in understanding this molecular misdialing
have prompted scores of biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies to examine whether targeting errant white blood cells might reverse rheumatoid arthritis, prevent organ-transplant rejection (SN: 2/29/92, p.
One feature is designed to prevent users from misdialing
while faxing by asking for a confirmation of the fax number originally entered before the fax is sent.
Deputies said they never learned how or why the 911 call was placed, but suggested it might have been a result of misdialing
Integrated audio and phone conferencing Voice-over-IP at no cost for enabling participants to automatically start the conversation the instant they join, reducing time spent dialing and misdialing
telephone numbers and passcodes.
As Goodell tried to help Patrick, cringing as her neighbors' windows popped and spattered her yard with glass, her young son, Addison, called 911 - nervously misdialing
1-1-9 on his first try.
By offering users the ability to click on the pull-down button next to the telephone number in an e-mail signature, for example, this technology eliminates manual dialing and misdialing
and enhances productivity.
Sophisticated fax users recognize that building regular distribution lists and pre-storing frequently used numbers eliminates misdialing
and prevents users from inadvertently directing a document to the wrong location.