Conn. Stymies U-Verse Expansion

Haugsted, Linda
October 2007
Multichannel News;10/22/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 42, p46
The article reports on the ruling introduced by the Department of Public Utility Control (DPUC) regarding the video franchising authority certification. The ruling will not allow telephone companies to market or add customers to their Internet Protocol-delivered video service if they will not receive a certification. DPUC has rejected the application of AT&T for the certification of their video franchising authority.


Related Articles

  • Telcos Get Calif. Dream. Haugsted, Linda // Multichannel News;9/4/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 35, p2 

    The article reports on the franchising and pricing bill that were approved by legislators for telephone companies in California. The franchising law requires large companies deploying fiber infrastructure to reach 25% of their telephone customers in two years. The pricing regulation approved by...

  • National ink.  // Business News New Jersey;09/22/97, Vol. 10 Issue 32, p3 

    Reports on the plans of AT&T to franchise its brand name and marketing rights to affiliated companies involved in the wireless and local phone services market. Benefits of the move to the company; Who was responsible for the proposal.

  • AT&T Phone Efforts Get Assist in Pennsylvania.  // Multichannel News;01/01/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p20 

    Reports on the decision of the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission to reverse its policy that protects small rural telephone companies from competition. Benefits of the commission's decision on the AT&T Corp.'s effort to deploy cable telephony around Pittsburgh; Commission's decision to...

  • AT&T Wins Conn. Franchise. Donohue, Steve // Multichannel News;11/5/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 44, p8 

    The article reports on the grant of a statewide franchise to telecommunication company, AT&T in Connecticut on November 1, 2007 based on a ruling from the Connecticut Superior Court in Hartford. The ruling is expected to result of an increased competition in cable television in Connecticut with...

  • Portland OKs Transfer. Haugsted, Linda // Multichannel News;6/10/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 23, p28 

    Reports on the transfer of the cable franchise of AT&T in Portland, Oregon. Demands of Portland on AT&T regarding the transfer; Concessions in exchange for transfer approval; Connection of the installation of city government and schools in a wide-area network.

  • Competition.  // CableFAX Daily;3/30/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 61, p2 

    Reports on the plan of AT&T to invest in upgrading its plant in California for Project Lightspeed. Factor which would speed up the franchise process according to the telecommunication company.

  • AT&T Gets OK In Ark. Haugsted, Linda // Multichannel News;7/24/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 29, p20 

    The article reports that the Little Rock, Arkansas board of directors approved on the first reading that it will allow AT&T Inc. into town with infrastructure that enables Internet-delivered video service. The first reading is an ordinance that does not require the telephone company to obtain a...

  • AT&T, Comcast Need Franchise OKs. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;1/28/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p10 

    Reports the transfer of franchises by AT&T Corp. and Comcast Corp. in the United States. Completion on the merger of the two companies by the franchise transfer; Proportion of franchises to be transferred; Statement regarding the transfer of franchises by spokeswoman Karen Buchholz.

  • AT&T Unit Faces Fines in California. Haugsted, Linda // Multichannel News;9/24/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 39, p9 

    Reports the charges against AT&T for franchise-fee short fall and franchise violations in California. Accounts on the underpayment of franchise fees made by MSO; Failure of operators to take credit refund from customers; Assessment of fine for company discrepancy retroactivation.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics