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- FCC to examine Bells' Net Services. Rodger, Will // Inter@ctive Week;08/04/97, Vol. 4 Issue 26, p48
Report that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) would re-investivate whether Bell companies should be allowed to supply Internet services without setting up separate subsidiaries. View of Bells companies concerning the issue; Strategy used by the FCC for the investigation; Comment from...
- Last Access Act Still Months Away. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;3/25/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 12, p30
Reports the lack of government regulation of cable-modem service in the U.S. Exemption of Internet service providers from regulations covering cable operators and phone companies; Reference to the policy of the Federal Communications Commission; Position of the National Cable &...
- Offline? Rambler, Mark; Kwon, Beth // Newsweek;1/26/1998, Vol. 131 Issue 4, p10
Reports that the US Federal Communications Commission is considering whether to allow local phone companies to charge for every minute spent online. Possible reclassification of Internet Service Providers as telecommunications services instead of end users.
- Data CLECs Put Designs On Access. Wilson, Carol // Inter@ctive Week;11/09/98, Vol. 5 Issue 44, pI-1
Focuses on the challenges posed by local service providers that specialize in faster Internet and data access services. Equipment vendors that are supporting the move of the United States Federal Communications Commission; Significance of spectrum unbundling in the services; Stand of data...
- We feel your pain. Bischoff, Glenn // Telephony;04/09/2001, Vol. 240 Issue 15, p32
Discusses the frustrations of Internet service providers (ISP) and the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) over ISP-filed complaints. Responsibilities of the Market Disputes Resolution Division and the Investigations & Hearings Division of the FCC; Discussion on how the FCC...
- FCC Proposes Radical Changes to Broadband Internet Access Regulation. Kennedy, Charles H.; Tritt, Cheryl A. // Venulex Legal Summaries;2002 Q1, p1
The article considers the U.S. Federal Communications Commission's proposed changes to its regulation involving the legal environment of the Internet service provider industry and the competitive local exchange carrier industry. In its new rule-making proceedings, the commission requests comment...
- FCC shows mixed approach to Internet access. Krill, Paul; Jones, Jennifer // InfoWorld;11/15/99, Vol. 21 Issue 46, p22
Deals with the line sharing mandate of the United States Federal Communications Commission for local telephone companies and Digital Subscriber Line (DSL) companies. Reason for regulating DSL; Why incumbent local exchange carriers object to line sharing; Information on the AT&T plan for open...
- Absence of intervention. Taylor, Jennifer // Telephony;05/31/99, Vol. 236 Issue 22, p48
Assesses the United States Federation Communications Commission's (FCC) Internet policy. Reason behind the exemption of enhanced Internet service providers (ISP) from paying access charges; Complaints of local carriers on ISP; Benefits of the Internet policy of FCC.
- Eight circuit court upholds FCC rulings. // Telephony;08/24/98, Vol. 235 Issue 8, p64
Reports on a federal court's decision to uphold the United States Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) ruling which exempts Internet service providers from paying access charges.