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- Court Stays Leased- Access Rule Change. Eggerton, John // Broadcasting & Cable;5/26/2008, Vol. 138 Issue 21, p22
The article reports that the Court of Appeals has stayed enforcement of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) leased-access-rule changes until the National Cable and Telecommunications Association (NCTA) can make a case against them. It cites that the FCC has voted to lower the...
- Verizon sides with NextWave on licenses. Meyer, Dan // RCR Wireless News;2/11/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p3
Reports on the lawsuits filed by Verizon Wireless against the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Allegations of Verizon; Decision of the appeals court on the case of the FCC with NextWave Telecom Inc.; Other bidders that are still waiting for the deposits back.
- BILL WOULD HAVE FCC SET RELIABILITY STANDARDS. Jordahl, Gregory; Burgess, Angela // IEEE Software;Jan92, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p86
Focuses on a legislative bill designed to make the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) directly responsible for promoting and protecting the reliability of the nation's telecommunication network. Reason given by West Virginia Representative Robert Wise in introducing the bill;...
- Shooshan proposes one-man band at FCC. Stern, Christopher // Broadcasting & Cable;3/25/96, Vol. 126 Issue 13, p19
Reports on the suggestion that Federal Communications Commission commissioners be replaced with a czar in light of the Telecommunications Act of 1996 in the United States. Details on the proposal by Harry Shooshan.
- FCC asked to go easy on captioning. McConnell, Chris // Broadcasting & Cable;3/25/96, Vol. 126 Issue 13, p22
Reports that broadcasters and cable programers in the United States are asking the Federal Communications Commission to be lenient with the Telecommunication Act's closed-captioning clauses. What the act requires of the commission; Broadcasters' views on captioning; Costs of captioning.
- Rule reform. // Broadcasting & Cable;3/25/96, Vol. 126 Issue 13, p97
Focuses on the United States Federal Communications Commission's review of a proposal to implement the cable reform provisions of the 1996 Telecommunications Act. Requirements of the act.
- Dateline Washington. Coorsh, Richard // Consumers' Research Magazine;Oct97, Vol. 80 Issue 10, p6
Reports on the action of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in controlling companies that provides call-back telephone services. Advantage of call-back services; How technology can make sanctions against call-back obsolete.
- Less is more: Pondering the role of the FCC. Patrick, Dennis R. // Telecommunications - Americas Edition;Jul96, Vol. 30 Issue 7, p27
Tells how the Federal Communications Commission can reduce or eliminate its regulatory intervention on several areas. Private contracts; Computer inquiry rules; Local exchange services; Universal service; Radio spectrum management.
- Telecom Act Celebrates Five While Critics Call For Reform. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;02/05/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p3
Reports on the fifth anniversary of the Telecommunications Act of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Purpose of passing the act; Criticism on the law; Discussions on the failure of the telecommunication act.