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In the courts
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • November 5 2012

On November 1, 2012, United States District Courts in Florida and Arizona granted the FTC’s applications for temporary restraining orders (TROs) against a host of companies alleged to have engaged in a fraudulent robocalling scheme in violation of the FTC’s Telemarketing Sales Rule and Trade Regulation Rule


Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announcements
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • September 27 2010

The Further Inquiry into Two Under-Developed Issues in the Open Internet Proceeding has been published in the Federal Register


In the courts
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • July 11 2011

On July 7, 2011, the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit held that the FCC must revisit its 2008 order that lifted a ban on companies owning newspaper and broadcast stations in the same market


In the courts
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2010

On November 23, 2010, the US District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania denied a Pennsylvania township's motion to dismiss a zoning-related suit brought by wireless tower developer Global Tower LLC under section 704 of the Telecommunications Act


In the courts
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • June 27 2011

On June 21, 2011, the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit reversed a 2008 California federal district court order affirming a 2006 California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) decision that AT&T Communications of California, a LEC, must pay tariffed access charges to Pac-West Telecomm for termination of traffic to Internet Service Providers


Legislative outlook
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • June 7 2010

The House Judiciary Committee will hold a field hearing on the proposed NBC Universal-Comcast merger today, June 7, 2010, at 9:00 am Pacific in Los Angeles


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


In the courts
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • March 7 2011

On March 1, 2011, the United States Supreme Court reversed the Third Circuit Court of Appeals to hold that the FCC was correct in refusing the apply the "personal privacy" exemption of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) to AT&T


In the courts
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • November 21 2011

On November 14, 2011, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit affirmed a Pennsylvania district court’s dismissal of a shareholder fraud suit brought against Verizon Communications and JP Morgan Chase Bank for their respective roles in the Idearc spinoff


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