The Federal Communications Commission (“FCC” or “Commission”) has released a declaratory ruling holding that a type of fax that contains unsolicited advertisements – an “efax” – is subject to the consumer protections of the...more
As we head into this long holiday weekend, the FCC gives us something to think about. To seek guidance or not to seek guidance, that is the question.
Today, the FCC released its Open Internet Advisory Opinion Procedures....more
On June 18, 2015, the FCC adopted stronger consumer protections against robocalls and spam texts. The new regulations are a response to hundreds of thousands of consumer complaints about robocalls. The new rules under the...more
It’s that time again. Spring is in the air, the birds are chirping, the days are longer, and telecommunications providers are required to complete their FCC Forms 499-A, reporting historical revenues for calendar year 2014....more
As a general matter, a wholesale provider may meet the Federal Communications Commission’s (“FCC”) reasonable expectation standard and establish revenue from resellers in one of two ways: (1) follow all of the guidance in the...more
On January 31, 2014, the Federal Communications Commission ("FCC” or “Commission”) released the 2014 FCC Forms 499-A and 499-Q and accompanying instructions....more
The Federal Communications Commission (“FCC” or “Commission”) recently released a Public Notice setting comment deadlines for its September 26, 2013 Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (“NPRM”) on improving wireless facilities...more