FCC Takes Lead on VoIP Rules

Hearn, Ted
November 2004
Multichannel News;11/15/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 46, p6
Reports on a ruling by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) regarding voice-over-Internet protocol (VoIP) service, as of November 2004. Information on the treatment of cable and non-facilities-based providers under the ruling; Scope of the authority of the state over VoIP providers according to the FCC ruling; Benefits of the ruling for cable companies; Potential problems due to the ruling.


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