Win for Net Neutrality

Hearn, Ted
January 2007
Multichannel News;1/8/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p31
The article discusses issues related to the acquisition of BellSouth Corp. by AT&T Corp. in the U.S. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) had approved the deal after the buyer agreed to several conditions including a commitment to provide nondiscriminatory treatment to Internet-based video and applications providers for two years. Net neutrality proponents believe that the FCC merger conditions could set the passage for net neutrality legislation before the commitment expires.


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