On May 17, 2011, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the FCC’s order staying the petition of North County Communications for payment of traffic termination charges while North County petitioned the California PUC to set a rate.
On May 2, 2011, the United States Supreme Court granted a petition for writ of certiorari and vacated and remanded a May 2010 decision from the Third Circuit Court of Appeals that reversed a New Jersey trial court decision to not certify a class action against Verizon Wireless for charging allegedly improper "administrative charges" on its wireless customers' phone bills.
On February 14, 2011, the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (MPUC) issued an amended scheduling order in a complaint case filed by Qwest Communications Company, LLC against Tekstar Communications, Inc.
On August 12, 2010, Aventure Communication Technology, LLC filed a motion to stay with the Iowa Utilities Board (IUB) urging it to suspend its investigation of Aventure's recently filed intrastate access services tariff.