FCC to Hold June 2 Workshop on New 911 Reliability Certification...

The FCC’s Public Safety and Homeland Security (PSHS) Bureau has announced it will hold a workshop on the process for submitting annual certifications required...

FCC Enforcement Bureau Proposes $48,000 Fine For Alleged Jamming

The Federal Communications Commission's Enforcement Bureau has proposed a $48,000 fine against a Florida man who allegedly jammed consumer cell phone service from his...

More Fax Ad Petitions Released for Comment

The FCC is seeking comment on a new set of petitions regarding the FCC’s fax ad rules.  In particular, the FCC has released for...

FCC Releases Cost Model Results and List of Areas Potentially Eligible...

On April 22, 2014, the FCC’s Wireline Competition Bureau (Bureau) released a Report and Order adopting the final engineering assumptions for the Connect America...

DC Circuit Affirms FCC Victory Over Alpine PCS

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia (DC Circuit) has affirmed a district court’s ruling in favor of the Federal Communications...

High Profile Incentive Auction, Mobile Holdings, and Open Internet Items Top...

The Federal Communications Commission will hold its next open meeting on Thursday, May 15, 2014.  The tentative agenda contains the following four items: Incentive Auction:...

FCC Approves T-Mobile Acquisition of Low-Band Spectrum in Key U.S. Markets

The FCC’s Wireless Telecommunications Bureau has approved T-Mobile’s acquisition of low-band spectrum from Verizon Wireless.  The deal, announced in January 2014, consists of T-Mobile...

FCC Proposes to Create New Citizens Broadband Radio Service in 3.5...

The FCC has adopted a Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (FNRPM) proposing rules to create a new Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) by making...

FCC Moves Forward With CAF Phase II; Delays New Rate Floor;...

At its April open meeting, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) adopted a “Report and Order, Declaratory Ruling, Order, Memorandum Opinion and Order, and Seventh...

FCC Finalizes Parts of Connect America Cost Model

The FCC’s Wireline Competition Bureau (Bureau) has released a Report and Order that finalizes the engineering assumptions contained in the Connect America Cost Model...