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FCC Announces Forward Auction Start Date, Issues Final List of Qualified Bidders
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • July 22 2016

Three of the top four national wireless carriers are listed alongside DISH Network, Comcast, United States Cellular Corp., NTT DoCoMo of Japan, and


Senate Bill Seeks to Expand Internet Access Globally
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • Global, USA
  • July 22 2016

On Wednesday, Senator Ed Markey (D-MA) introduced the Driving Innovation and Growth in Internet Technology and Launching Universal Access to the


Wheeler Responds to Grassley’s Concerns on Proposed Set-Top Box Rules
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • July 22 2016

In a July 11 letter posted this week to the FCC's website, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler assured Senator Charles Grassley (R-IA) that any rules adopted by


SoftBank to Acquire U.K. Chip Designer ARM Holdings for $32 Billion
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • July 22 2016

Softbank Corp. of Japanthe majority owner of U.S. wireless carrier Sprintsurprised industry observers this week with a US$32 billion agreement to


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


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


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


Draft Media Ownership Order Would Reinstate JSA Attribution Rule
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • July 1 2016

To the disappointment of broadcasters, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler circulated a draft media ownership order among his fellow commissioners on Monday