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FCC seeks comment on two petitions related to recent TCPA rule changes
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • November 4 2013

On November 1, the Federal Communications Commission's Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau released public notices seeking comment on two


In the courts
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • August 27 2012

On August 21, 2012, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania denied the joint motion of Alcatel, Lucent, and Ericsson to dismiss the complaint of TruePosition alleging abusive standards-setting in violation of the antitrust laws


In the courts
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • July 30 2012

On July 24, 2012, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania largely denied Sprint Nextel’s motion to dismiss the complaint that CLEC Line Systems, Inc. brought against it for the collection of unpaid access charges for the termination of interstate and intrastate interMTA traffic from Sprint’s customers


In the courts
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • June 25 2012

On June 21, 2012, the Supreme Court vacated the fines levied by the FCC against Fox and ABC for “fleeting expletives” that occurred during live broadcasts


Developments in intercarrier compensation
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • May 9 2011

On May 9, 2010, the Committee on Utilities and Commerce of the California Assembly will vote on proposed legislation that would bar the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) from imposing any regulation on Voice-over-Internet-Protocol (VoIP) providers with the exception of requiring such providers to contribute to the state universal service fund (USF


Developments in intercarrier compensation
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • March 7 2011

On February 23, 2011, an administrative law judge from the Colorado Public Utilities Commission filed his recommended decision in the access charge case brought by Qwest Communications Corp. against several competitive local exchange carriers (CLECs


Developments in intercarrier compensation
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • April 4 2011

On March 29, 2011, Spencer Municipal Communications Utility, a local exchange carrier (LEC) in Iowa, filed a complaint against Qwest Communications Company, LLC in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa. Spencer


In the courts
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • April 18 2011

On April 12, 2011, the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit dismissed, for lack of standing, an appeal filed by Tama Broadcasting’s former CEO, Glenn Cherry, challenging the FCC’s denial of his application for review of the decision approving the involuntary assignment of Tama’s broadcast licenses to a receiver


Developments in intercarrier compensation
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • April 18 2011

On April 7, 2011, Aventure Communications Technology LLC filed a complaint against Global Crossing Telecommunications, Inc


In the courts
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • July 25 2011

On July 19, 2011, the United States District Court for the Northern District of California largely dismissed a putative class action suit against AT&T Mobility in the wake of the Supreme Court's decision in AT&T Mobility v. Concepcion that the Federal Arbitration Act preempts state laws or court rulings that invalidate no-class-action clauses in consumer contracts