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Legislation Containing FCC Policy Riders Adopted by House
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • July 15 2016

By a margin of 239-185, members of the U.S. House of Representatives voted last Friday to approve FY 2017 financial services and appropriations


Lawmakers Debate Broadband Privacy Rulemaking Proposal at Senate Hearing
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • July 15 2016

Proposed FCC rules that would require broadband Internet service providers (ISPs) to obtain subscriber consent before collecting and sharing certain


Wheeler Tells House Committee Additional Incentive Auction Rounds May be Needed
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • July 15 2016

Testifying Tuesday at an oversight hearing hosted by the House Communications & Technology Subcommittee, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler touted the results


FCC Opens High Frequency Bands for 5G Wireless Services
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • July 15 2016

Wireless and electronics industry executives joined public interest groups in welcoming the FCC's unanimous vote yesterday to allocate nearly 11 GHz


Netflix, Comcast Strike Set-Top Box Pact
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • July 8 2016

Comcast subscribers will soon be able to access the Netflix video streaming service directly through their set-top boxes as a result of an agreement


Clinton Tech Platform Includes Pledge to Connect 100 of U.S. Homes to Broadband
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • July 1 2016

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has laid out plans to connect 100 of American homes to broadband networks by 2020 as


Proposed FCC Rules Would Implement Shot Clock on “Team Telecom” Review
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • July 1 2016

During the FCC's monthly open meeting last Friday, the agency's commissioners voted unanimously to launch proceedings on proposed rules that would


Wheeler Defends Proposed Set-Top Box Rules in Letters to Congress
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • June 17 2016

In a second development concerning the FCC's set-top box rulemaking proceeding, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler defended the FCC's proposal in a series of


Open Internet Rules Affirmed by DC Circuit
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • June 17 2016

On Tuesday, the FCC scored one of its most important legal victories in years as a three-judge panel of the DC Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the


Legislation with FCC Policy Riders Adopted By House Appropriations Committee
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • June 17 2016

By a vote of 30-17, members of the House Appropriations Committee approved financial services legislation last Thursday with FCC-related policy