TITLE

Testing The Junk E-Mail Law

AUTHOR(S)
Mendez-Wilson, Deborah
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
Wireless Week;10/22/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 43, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with regulations for wireless advertising in the United States. Details of a lawsuit filed by Verizon Wireless against Acacia National Mortgage Corp. for sending unsolicited text messages to Verizon customers in Colorado; Significance of the lawsuit to the regulation of wireless advertising; Attempt of the Wireless Advertising Association to establish guidelines for wireless advertising.
ACCESSION #
5534535

 

Related Articles

  • D.C. notes. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR;7/1/96, Vol. 15 Issue 26, p4 

    Focuses on government policy on wireless communications in the United States. Congressional initiatives concerning the telecommunications industry; Challenges affecting government policy on wireless communications; Recommendations for wireless communications policy.

  • From the top. Eby, Deborah // America's Network;3/15/94, Vol. 98 Issue 6, p18 

    Reports on the US Congress's order to the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) to find 200 megahertz of government spectrum to auction for private use over the next 15 years. Reallocation of 50 megahertz; Politically potent players in the private sector; Companies...

  • Clinton encryption policy could prove to be costly. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR;10/07/96, Vol. 15 Issue 40, p14 

    Reports that United States President Bill Clinton's administration encryption policy could force wireless firms to use scrambling products that are more expensive and less secure. What affect encryption has on the wireless telecommunications industry; Projected type of wireless and wireline...

  • CTIA seeks FCC opinion on local, state authority over sites, fees. R. E. // Electronic Design;04/01/97, Vol. 45 Issue 7, p26 

    Focuses on the alleged abusive activities by the United States government when wielding their regulatory authority over matters of wireless systems sites and fees. Includes unreasonable taxation; Radio-frequency (RF) environmental impact; RF emissions.

  • Congress aims to tighten laws on wireless privacy and... Silva, Jeffrey // RCR;03/31/97, Vol. 16 Issue 12, p3 

    Reports that a bill to tighten legislation on wireless privacy and security is expected to be sponsored by House telecommunications subcommittee Chairman, Billy Tauzin. Aims of the legislation if passed; Claims that digital cellular security is weak; Benefits of a bill introduced by Senator Jon...

  • What the wireless revolution means. Kreines, Ted // Planning;Dec96, Vol. 62 Issue 12, p10 

    Examines review procedures used by city and county governments for issuing permits for wireless communications facilities in the United States. Advantage of the zoning ordinance approach; Review of applications in bulk; Use of guidelines for reviewing cell site applications; Value of the...

  • Some telecom act provisions push wireless industry to courts. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR;07/21/97, Vol. 16 Issue 29, p27 

    Focuses on the effect of the telecommunications act on the wireless telecommunications industry in the United States. When the act was signed into law; Details on the telecommunications act; Changes bought about in the industry as a result of the act.

  • Driving, Talking Targeted Again. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;04/03/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 14, p1 

    Deals with the initiatives taken by several areas in the United States to restrict the use of wireless telephones while driving automobiles. Proposed laws in the several states; Opposition of wireless phone industry representatives on the restrictions; Discussion on the constitutionality of...

  • Telecom draft law criticised. Miller, Keith // Slovak Spectator;05/01/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 17, p1 

    Reveals another barrier to the privatization of Slovenske Telekomunikacie. Issues raised by mobile phone service provider Globtel about the Telecom Law; Argument of the Telecom Ministry regarding compliance with the European Union standards.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics