FCC To Tackle Franchising

Hearn, Ted
October 2005
Multichannel News;10/24/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 44, p34
Reports on the actions taken by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission on the competition between cable television operators and local telephone companies. Issues arising from failure of local governments to provide permit for the video services of SBC Communications Inc. and Verizon Communications Inc.; Arguments of SBC and Verizon on the efficiency of local franchising; Provision of the section 621(a) of the 1992 cable law.


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