• On November 1, 2012, after suspending the briefing schedule in late September, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit entered a revised schedule in the consolidated appeal from the FCC Open Internet Order. The Center for Democracy & Technology and a several legal scholars recently notified the court of their intent to file as amicus curiae in support of the Open Internet Rules. The schedule is:

November 15 – Brief for Amici Curiae Supporting FCC and United States

December 6 – Joint Reply Brief for Verizon and MetroPCS

December 6 – Individual Reply Brief for MetroPCS

December 20 – Deferred Appendix

January 3 – Final Briefs

Verizon Wireless v. FCC, Case No. 11-1355 and consolidated cases (D.C. Cir.).