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FCC sets comment deadlines for TCPA petition addressing text-messaging app
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • April 8 2014

Yesterday, the Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) released a public notice seeking comment on


Broadband news
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 19 2011

On December 13, 2011, the House of Representatives passed incentive spectrum auction legislation as a part of a larger bill


FCC releases report on location-based services
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • May 31 2012

On May 25, 2012, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) released a report on location-based services (LBS) outlining government and industry efforts to address the privacy issues surrounding such services


In the courts
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • April 26 2010

On April 7, 2010, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled that American Fiber Systems' dark fiber was subject to the State's ad valorem tax on the property of interexchange telecommunications carriers


Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announcements
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • September 26 2011

The Open Internet Rules are expected to be published in the Federal Register within the next few days, based on reports from sources at the FCC


In the courts
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • February 4 2013

On January 28, 2013, the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts brought the long-running saga between Global NAPs and Verizon one


The mobile market
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • November 19 2012

On November 13, 2012, FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski signed a new agreement with Hector Olavarria Tapia, Mexico’s Under-Secretary for Communications, to combat the theft and cross-border trafficking of mobile devices between the U.S. and Mexico


Compliance notes
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 31 2012

UPDATED: Eligible Telecommunications Carriers (ETCs) that provide Lifeline service are required to recertify the eligibility of their base customers as


The mobile market
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • January 7 2013

The FCC has extended the pleading cycle regarding the application of Softbank Corp. to acquire 70 of Sprint. Petitions to deny are


In the courts
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 24 2012

On December 19, 2012, the FCC explained to the Supreme Court that it deserves deference when it is reviewing its own authority to issue rules and orders