AT&T Agrees to S400M Settlement Over @Home
- 'Open access' could triple expansion of broadband. Thierer, Adam D. // Business Journal (Central New York);12/03/99, Vol. 13 Issue 48, p30
Discusses the legal battle on the issue of open access for broadband Internet service in the United States. Case between AT&T and the city of Portland, Oregon; Economic repercussions of open access regulations.
- AT&T vs. Portland: A Step in the Right Direction. Draughon, Richard Scott // Information Executive;Oct2000, Vol. 4 Issue 10, p3
Discusses the court ruling prohibiting the city of Portland, Oregon from forcing AT&T Corp. to provide open access to its proprietary Internet cable network. United States Federal Communications Commission's broadband policy; Private control for investors funding telecommunication network;...
- AT&T loses Oregon ISP dominance bid. Rendleman, John // PC Week;06/14/99, Vol. 16 Issue 24, p62
Reports a United States federal judge in Portland, Oregon has ruled that operators of cable television systems must provide open access on their networks for other providers of audio and video content. How the ruling impacts AT&T Corp.'s bid for dominance as an Internet service provider; Its...
- GTE files antitrust suit against AT&T over high-speed internet. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;11/08/99, Vol. 10 Issue 20, p29
Reports that GTE Corp. has filed an antitrust lawsuit against AT&T Corp. alleging monopolistic practices by AT&T and Comcast, another company that owns an interest in ExciteAtHome, a cable Internet service that is controlled by AT&T in the United States. AT&T, Comcast and ExciteAtHome's...
- NO MUD THROWING. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;03/27/2000, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p11
Reports that AT&T and two contractors have settled a federal lawsuit with the United States Justice Department in connection with a mud spill in the Virgin Islands.
- AT&T, Portland gear up for round 2. Estrella // Multichannel News;11/01/99, Vol. 20 Issue 45, p67
Reports on the legal dispute between AT and T Corp. and the city of Portland, Oregon, over Internet service providers' access to the cable television operators' broadband systems. Case background; Arguments presented by the parties.
- AT&T settles CPUC claims, agrees to pay $30M. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR Wireless News;3/19/2007, Vol. 26 Issue 11, p7
The article reports on the agreement of AT&T Inc. to pay more than $30 million and withdraw the petition it filed to the U.S. Supreme Court challenging the decision of the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) which penalized Cingular Wireless LLC, which AT&T has acquired. CPUC imposed a...
- EXCITE@HOME TO SHUT DOWN FEBRUARY 28. // Online Newsletter;Jan2002, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p5
Reports the corporate shutdown of Excite@Home Inc. in February 28, 2002. Termination of employees; Stock ownership of AT and T in the company; Sale of the Excite.com Internet portal.
- EXCITE@HOME EXPECTED TO FOLD. // Online Newsletter;Sept2001, Vol. 22 Issue 8/9, p4
Reports the bankruptcy of the Excite@Home high-speed Internet service provider (ISP) in the United States. Control of stocks by AT&T; Effect of losses on Cox@home; Option of using other ISP by Cox@Home.