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CCIA White Paper Recommends Changes to FCC Set-Top Box Proposal
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • August 26 2016

In a white paper filed with the FCC last Thursday , the Computer & Communications Industry Association (CCIA) suggested various changes to the FCC's


Industry Players Endorse FCC Plan to Streamline “Team Telecom” Review Process
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • August 26 2016

Comments filed late last week by wireless carriers, broadcasters and satellite firms depict strong support for proposed FCC rules that would impose a


FCC Issues Quadrennial Review Order with Few Changes to Media Ownership Rules
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • August 26 2016

Yesterday , the FCC issued its long-awaited order completing the first Quadrennial Review of the agency 's media ownership rules since 2007


Forward Auction Bid Total Surpasses Initial FCC Benchmark
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • August 26 2016

Bids in the forward phase of the FCC's ongoing incentive auction reached a key milestone this week with gross revenues of $16.39 billion, thus


TPG Capital Strikes $2.25 Billion Deal for Regional Cable Firm
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • August 19 2016

Private equity fund TPG Capital became the newest player to advance the current wave of consolidation affecting the U.S. cable industry, agreeing


LPTV Groups Seek En Banc Review of DC Circuit Ruling in Incentive Auction Case
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • August 19 2016

Just days before the FCC kicked off the forward phase of the incentive auction on Tuesday, two low power television (LPTV) entities asked the DC


Wireless Industry Opens Forward Phase of Incentive Auction With $8.5 Billion in Bids
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • August 19 2016

Sixty-two entities, including Comcast Corp., DISH Network and three of the top four national wireless carriers, opened bidding Tuesday in the forward


Verizon Strikes $2.4 Billion Deal for Fleetmatics
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • August 5 2016

One week after planting roots in the mobile advertising and digital media markets with its proposed $4.83 billion purchase of Yahoo, Verizon agreed


Sinclair Settles FCC Retransmission Consent Probe with $9.5 Million Payment
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • August 5 2016

In an action that the FCC described as "the first of its kind to enforce the Commission's long-standing retransmission consent rules," the FCC


Copyright Office Outlines Concerns With Set-Top Box NPRM in Letter to Congress
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • August 5 2016

Writing to House members, U.S. Copyright Registrar Maria Pallante warned that the FCC's plan to spur competition in the cable set-top box market by