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“Midnight Rules” Bill Approved by House

USA - November 23 2016 In a development with potential implications for any rulemaking decision the FCC might hand down before PresidentElect Trump takes office, House

Mexico Awards License for National 4G LTE Network

Mexico - November 23 2016 Last Thursday, a consortium of several multinational investors was awarded a 20-year license by the Mexican government to build and operate a national

FCC Pulls BDS Order, Other Items from November Meeting Agenda

USA - November 23 2016 After receiving a letter from Congress advising the FCC and other federal agencies against "finalizing pending rules or regulations in the Obama

FCC Approves Verizon Acquisition Of XO Fiber Unit

USA - November 18 2016 Over the objections of several petitioners, the FCC on Wednesday approved plans by Verizon Communications to purchase the fiber optic network business

Sirius XM claims radio signal loss from T-Mobile transmitters

USA - October 2 2015 Citing complaints of signal loss by its satellite radio customers in New York City and other major markets, Sirius XM has asked the FCC to intervene

Supreme Court Reaffirms Dirks, Confirms That a Gift of Information to a Trading Relative or Friend Satisfies Personal Benefit Requirement for Insider Trading

USA - December 7 2016 The Supreme Court yesterday issued its first opinion addressing the scope of insider trading liability in nearly twenty years. In a much anticipated

District Court Issues Nationwide Preliminary Injunction Halting Implementation of Department of Labor’s New Overtime Rules

USA - December 2 2016 On May 18, 2016, the U.S. Department of Labor announced a final rule (the "Final Rule") that revised overtime exemption regulations for certain

ISS and Glass Lewis Publish 2017 U.S. Voting Policies

USA - December 2 2016 U.S. proxy advisory firms Institutional Shareholder Services and Glass Lewis have issued their respective voting policies for the 2017 proxy season

Report Depicts Slowdown in Global Smartphone Shipments

Global - December 2 2016 Despite vigorous consumer demand for wireless broadband connectivity, research firm International Data Corp. (IDC) reported this week that global

Netflix to Offer Subscribers Video Download Option

USA - December 2 2016 In another development which impacts the market for OTT video services, Netflix announced Wednesday that it will enable subscribers to its video