TITLE

FCC excludes states from regulating VoIP service

AUTHOR(S)
Senia, Al
PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
America's Network;12/1/2004, Vol. 108 Issue 18, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the unanimous decision of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) that the Voice IP offered by Vonage Inc. is not subjected to state public utility regulation in the U.S. Contention of the author that the FCC will prevail because the states cannot regulate the company's services because it cannot be broken into separate intrastate and interstate commerce; Reaction of company executives regarding the FCC decision.
ACCESSION #
15280334

 

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