New Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA) Obligations Begin May 1, 2019

The FCC's Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau (PSHSB) has released a Public Notice advising Commercial Mobile Service providers (CMS Providers) participating in Wireless...

FCC Announces Tentative Agenda for May 2019 Open Meeting

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) has announced the tentative agenda for its May Open Meeting, scheduled to take place on...

Auction 102 Moving on to Next Phase Starting May 3

The Auction 102 clock phase for 24 GHz upper microwave flexible use service (UMFUS) licenses has ended and will move on to...

FCC Office of Inspector General Releases Advisory on Fraud in the...

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Office of Inspector General (OIG) has released an advisory letter to alert Lifeline carriers, carrier agents, consumers,...

Millimeter Wave Order Makes Satellite and Military Accommodations for Auction 103

A divided FCC has adopted and released a Fifth Report and Order in preparation for the upcoming auction of millimeter wave spectrum...

FCC Reminds Wireless Carriers of Upcoming WEA Deadlines

The FCC’s Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau (PSHSB) has released a Public Notice reminding Commercial Mobile Service providers participating in Wireless Emergency Alerts...

FCC Denies H Block Reconsideration Petition

The Federal Communications Commission (Commission) has denied a petition seeking reconsideration of the FCC's 2013 H Block Report and Order, which adopted licensing and...

FCC Seeks Additional Comments on Business Data Services; Reopens Secure Data...

The FCC has released a Public Notice making a variety of announcements surrounding business data services (BDS). First, the Commission has announced it is...

FCC Eliminates Channel Lineup Listing Requirements for Cable Operators

In an effort to modernize its media rules, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) eliminated the requirements for cable operators to maintain a...

Senator Blackburn Reintroduces Privacy Bill Aimed at Telecom Companies

Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) has issued a press release announcing the reintroduction of the Balancing the Rights of Web Surfers Equally and...