Lawrence R. Freedman

Locke Lord LLP

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Verizon announces joint venture agreement with Comcast, Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks

USA - December 9 2011 Verizon has announced an agreement with SpectrumCo, LLC, a joint venture between Comcast Corporation, Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks.

Take heed: Facebook and Google Buzz's privacy settlements with FTC reinforce need to audit privacy practices and revisit statements and policies

USA - December 8 2011 On November 29, 2011 the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC” or “Commission”) announced that it had reached a proposed settlement with the now ubiquitous social network Facebook of an eight-count complaint charging that its consumer data practices constitute unfair or deceptive acts or practices in violation of Section 5(a) of the Federal Trade Commission Act.

Mark E. Schreiber

Competitive telecommuniations providers respond to AT&T petition to retire copper loops in TDM-to-IP transition

USA - January 31 2013 On January 25, 2013, U.S. TelePacific Corp., ACN Communications Services, Inc., Level 3 Communications, LLC, TDS Metrocom, LLC, and…

CLECs oppose Vonage petition seeking direct access to numbering resources

USA - November 14 2012 On October 31, 2012, Bandwidth.com, Level 3, and COMPTEL (the “CLEC Coalition” or “Coalition”) filed a letter with the Commission in response to an ex parte filing made by Vonage on October 22, 2012 concerning Vonage’s Petition for Limited Waiver of Section 52.15(g)(2)(i) to obtain direct access to numbering resources.

Microsoft and other major technology companies push back against warrant to access data held on foreign servers

USA - June 26 2014 A dispute between Microsoft and the U.S. government over a search warrant could have major repercussions for cloud service providers. Historically…

Mark E. Schreiber