• The FCC has released the Tentative Agenda for its next Open Meeting to be held December 21, 2010. It contains two items: the much-publicized Open Internet order (see further details below in Broadband News); and a Notice of Inquiry on broadband-enabled Next Generation 911 service. To view the agenda, click here.
  • On December 14, 2010, the FCC will hold the Generation Mobile Forum “to discuss the opportunities and challenges around mobile technology use by adolescents.” It will be held from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Eastern at McKinley Technology High School Auditorium, 151 T Street, NE, Washington, D.C. 20002. Registration is required – send your name, organizational affiliation, and phone number to generationmobile@fcc.gov. For further information, click here.
  • Comment dates have been set for the FCC’s “bill shock” proceeding. CG Docket Nos. 10–207 and 09–158, Empowering Consumers to Avoid Bill Shock; Consumer Information and Disclosure, Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, FCC 10–180 (rel. Oct. 14, 2010). Comments are due December 27, 2010, and Reply comments are due January 25, 2011. More information may be found here.