Level 3 May Test 'Open Net' Rules
- Untitled. Ashford, Warwick // Computer Weekly;12/7/2010, p22
The article informs that cable firm Comcast Corp. has been accused by U.S. Internet network operator Level 3 of introducing charges for carrying Internet movies and other traffic. It has been stated that the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is about to issue net neutrality rules to...
- NETWORK NEPOTISM AND THE MARKET FOR CONTENT DELIVERY. Narechania, Tejas N. // Stanford Law Review;Aug2014, Vol. 67, p27
An essay is presented on the U.S. Federal Communications Commission's (FCC's) launch of its third attempt to impose network neutrality rules on Internet traffic, focusing on the concept of network nepotism in relation to the market for Internet content delivery and various broadband carriers...
- CONTENT DISCRIMINATION ON THE INTERNET: CALLS FOR REGULATION OF NET NEUTRALITY. Hayes, Carol M. // Journal of Law, Technology & Policy;Fall2009, Vol. 2009 Issue 2, p493
The article focuses on the issue regarding the internet content discrimination which calls for net neutrality regulations. It explores the history of internet such as the Internet protocols and the broadband access as well as government entities that are pushed to act on the issues. It examines...
- Regulation threatens Internet vitality. Stearns, Cliff // Hill;1/6/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p18
The article reports on the proposal of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to convert the general statement of Internet policy principles into regulations.
- Living in the Wild, Wild West. Jain, Geetika Pathania // India Currents;Apr2015, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p1
The article discusses rules on net neutrality released by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission, which ban the blocking, throttling and paid prioritization of Internet to keep it open for commerce, innovation and speech and for expansion and investment by broadband providers in the U.S.
- Level 3/ICG Deal Next In Line For Regulatory Nod. // Telecom Policy Report;5/1/2006, Vol. 4 Issue 18, p5
Reports that the deal of Level 3 Communications Inc. to purchase ICG Communications Inc. needs to obtain official approvals in 2006. Information on the opening by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission of the license/asset transfer approval process for such deal; Importance of the approval...
- VoIP ACCESS FEE DECISION DELAYED--BY LEVEL 3. // Telephony;3/28/2005, Vol. 246 Issue 6, p10
The article repots that a ruling to determine whether voice-over-IP (VoIP) providers have to pay incumbents to connect to their networks has been delayed. The delay follows a decision from Level 3 Communications Inc. to withdraw its request for the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to...
- Level 3 gets go-ahead to buy tw telecom. Willmer, Gareth // Capacity Magazine;3/16/2015, p1
Level 3 has received approval from US regulator the Federal Communications Commission for the acquisition of US managed-services provider tw telecom.
- Boston: It's Bombastic! City Continues to Rip Cable Kingpins at FCC. // Multichannel News;6/25/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 26, p4
The article presents information on the regulation of basic rates of cable provider Comcast Corp. at the U.S. Federal Communications Commission in Boston, Massachusetts.