FCC Adopts Rules Cracking Down on Spoofed Robocalls

The FCC has announced that it has adopted rules requiring implementation of caller ID authentication using technical standards known as STIR/SHAKEN.  The newly adopted...

FCC Grants Rural ISPs Temporary Access to 5.9 GHz Spectrum

The FCC has announced that the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau (WTB) has granted temporary spectrum access to 33 wireless Internet service providers (WISPs) serving 300...

FCC Provides Relief for RHC Program Amid COVID-19

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) has taken a number of steps to assist the Rural Health Care (RHC) program, including...

FCC Waives Rules to Ensure Consumers can Access Conference Calling Services...

The FCC's Wireline Competition Bureau (Bureau) has issued a temporary waiver of its access arbitrage rules to Onvoy dba Inteliquent, Inc. (Inteliquent),...

President Signs Broadband DATA Act Into Law

The White House has announced that President Donald Trump has signed into law the “Broadband Deployment Accuracy and Technological Availability Act” (Broadband DATA Act)...

FCC Grants AT&T Access to Extra AWS-4 Spectrum to Ease Capacity...

The FCC has announced that it has granted Special Temporary Authority (STA) to AT&T, a move which allows the wireless carrier to use additional...

FCC Seeks Comment on HR.4998 and Final Designations of Huawei and...

The FCC’s Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau (PSHSB) has released a Public Notice seeking comment on the applicability of the Secure and Trusted...

FCC Provides Guidance on the Eligibility of Non-US Banks to Issue...

The Federal Communications Commission's Wireline Competition Bureau, Rural Broadband Auctions Task Force and the Office of Economics and Analytics (the Bureaus), have...

WTB Grants Waiver to Include Hawaiian Tribal Lands in the 2.5...

The Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC or Commission) Wireless Telecommunications Bureau (WTB or Bureau) has issued a Memorandum Opinion and Order granting...

WCB Temporarily Waives Requirements for Recertification in Lifeline Program

The Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC or Commission) Wireline Competition Bureau (WCB or Bureau) has adopted an Order temporarily waiving the Lifeline program’s...