FCC Affirms $25,000 Fine Against Part 90 Licensee for Monopolizing Shared...

The FCC has denied an appeal of Mobile Relay Associates (MRA) of a $25,000 fine imposed by the Enforcement Bureau (EB) for...

FCC Seeks Comment on Rules for Short Range Radar Sensing Technology...

The FCC is seeking comment on proposed rules for short-range radar sensing technology in the 60 GHz spectrum band.  The short-range radar...

Comment on Form 499 Changes Due by August 1

The FCC is seeking comment on various proposed changes to FCC Forms 499-A and 499-Q and their respective instructions for 2022. Form 499-A...

Comment Sought on Extending CAF-II/RBE Letter of Credit Waiver

The FCC’s Wireline Competition Bureau (Bureau) is seeking comment on whether to extend a limited waiver that was granted last year to...

Wireline Competition Bureau Releases Report on State of the Lifeline Marketplace

The FCC’s Wireline Competition Bureau has released a report that summarizes the state of the Lifeline marketplace, discusses affordable communications accessibility for...

FCC Adopts 911 Fee Diversion Order

The Federal Communications Commission has adopted a Report and Order to address diverting 911 fees by states and jurisdictions for purposes other...

List of Phased Down Legacy Support Carriers Updated

The FCC’s Wireline Competition Bureau has updated its list of fixed competitive eligible telecommunications carriers (ETCs) whose legacy support began phase down starting...

FCC, USDA, NTIA Agree to Share Broadband Funds Distribution Information

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), and National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) have signed an Interagency...

Wireline Competition Bureau Extends Lifeline Waiver

The FCC’s Wireline Competition Bureau (the Bureau) waived a number of Lifeline program rules in seven previous Orders to provide necessary relief...

Appeals Court Upholds FCC’s Ban on USF Money for Huawei Equipment

The 5th Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld the FCC’s 2019 order banning the use of Universal Service Fund (USF) support to...