Why Texas Is Being Sued
- Bristol, Va., Fights to Keep Data Net Alive. Estrella, Joe // Multichannel News;6/18/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 25, p34
Reports the lawsuit filed by Bristol company against Virginia Telecommunications Industry Association (VTIA) at the Fourth United States Circuit Court in West Virginia. Details of the petition; Issuance of counter affidavit by VTIA; Reference of the case to the Telecommunications Act of 1996.
- RING MY BELL. Reidinger, Paul // ABA Journal;Dec87, Vol. 73 Issue 12, p108
Discusses court cases in the United States in September 1987 that dealt with legal problems involving telephones. New York court's ruling that a recording of a call to a 911 emergency number is admissible hearsay in a criminal proceeding in the case 'People v. Duke'; Court's decision that a...
- It's dangerous to serve in a litigation nation. Beverly, Robert // Engineered Systems;Oct2002, Vol. 19 Issue 10, p8
Comments on a lawsuit filed by a member against the trade association, National Spa and Pool Institute. Group's denial of accountability; Background on the case.
- An e-rate update. // Techniques: Making Education & Career Connections;Feb98, Vol. 73 Issue 2, p10
Focuses on the federal program under the 1996 Telecommunications Act, which aimed to offer discounts to schools and libraries applying for Internet access and other telecommunication services. Plans of telephone companies contributing to the program to raise their rates; Efforts in Congress to...
- THE TAUZIN BILL: REGULATIONS, OPPORTUNITY AND COMPETITION. Nolle, Thomas // Network World;05/21/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 21, p41
Comments on the provisions of the proposed bill for amending the Telecommunications Act of 1996 in the United States. Need for an alternative conception of competition in the industry; Forcing of regional Bell operating companies to sell services at wholesale prices; Extension of requirements...
- Can we afford a telecommunication monopoly? Heyman, Jody // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;4/9/2001, Issue 322757, p31
Focuses on the Telecommunications Act of 1996 in the United States. Monopoly of telecommunications in the U.S.; Competition between small telephone companies with industry giants.
- Servicers Seek Injunction Against Diebold. Breitkopf, David // American Banker;5/2/2005, Vol. 170 Issue 83, p5
States a trade group asked for an injunction in a federal court in the Northern District of California to stop Diebold Inc. from withholding parts and information. Why the Financial and Security Products Association hopes to block Diebold's new sales policy; Indication the motion is part of a...
- Cure for the Common Carrier. Downes, Larry // CIO Insight;Apr2005, Issue 52, p35
The article reports on the confusion brought about by the 1996 Telecom Act in the United States. Last month, the Supreme Court heard arguments in a case involving a key provision in the Telecommunications Act of 1996. The 1996 act was supposed to deregulate the telecom industry once and for all...
- BELL ATLANTIC TELEPHONE COS. V. FEDERAL COMMUNICATION COMMISSION. Chen, Ernest H. // Berkeley Technology Law Journal;2001, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p369
Focuses on the case of Bell Atlantic Telephone Cos. versus the Federal Communications Commission in the United States. History of the Telecommunications Act of 1996; Discussion of the court decision; Inclusion of Internet Service Provider-bound traffic in reciprocal compensation obligation;...