Sprint Sues Over AT&T/T-Mobile, Too
- 20 Years of RCR. // RCR Wireless News;10/22/2001 Supplement, Vol. 20 Issue 43, p8
Presents information on some of the changes in the wireless industry from 1981 to 2001. Start of the antitrust trials against AT&T company in January 1981; Release of the Report and Order rules for commercial cellular service from the United States (U.S.) Federal Communications Commission in...
- Greg Abbott Takes Legal Action Against SprintNextel Corp. // Bulverde Standard (Canyon Lake, TX);2/21/2007, Vol. 23 Issue 8, p1
The article reports that Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott has taken a legal action against SprintNextel Corp. for Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act violation.
- Industry defends phone locking in two lawsuits. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR Wireless News;4/10/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 15, p9
The article provides information on two federal antitrust suits involving the mobile phone industry in the U.S. In March 2006, lawyers for Cingular Wireless LLC, Verizon Wireless, Sprint Nextel Corp. and T-Mobile USA Inc. argued in a brief at the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. Plaintiffs'...
- Dissatisfied Sprint customers sue company, alleging poor... Slaton, James // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);12/08/97, Vol. 18 Issue 23, p9
Focuses on the claims of two New Orleans residents against Sprint PCS in a civil district court in Louisiana. Details on the company; Similar lawsuits in Texas and South Florida being defended by Sprint PCS; Other corporations and retailers named in the lawsuit; Damages being sought by the...
- Medina tower battle dropped by Sprint. Luna, Lynnette // RCR;10/06/97, Vol. 16 Issue 39, p19
Reports that Sprint PCS dropped its lawsuit against the city of Medina, Washington which charged the city with violating the telecommunications act. Reasons for the lawsuit; Comments by Bob Kelly, Sprint PCS spokesman; Detailed information on the problems of Sprint PCS and the city.
- Affiliate Files Lawsuit. // Wireless Week;9/15/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 19, p14
Reports on a lawsuit filed by Horizon PCS against its affiliate Sprint PCS over alleged unfair and illegal exploitation of their relationship. Claims of Horizon against its affiliate; Accusations of wrongful conduct claimed by Horizon against Sprint PCS; Reaction of Sprint PCS on the lawsuit.
- After iPCS court win, Sprint Nextel to sell contested iDEN markets. Winter, Allie // RCR Wireless News;2/16/2009, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p11
The article reports on the legal victory of iPCS Inc. against wireless provider Sprint Nextel Corp. at the Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois. It states that the court has demanded Sprint Nextel to sell all iDEN operations in iPCS's service area. Other legal actions of iPCS against the...
- Don't we pay enough taxes on wireless? // Network World;4/23/2012, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p6
The article reports on the 300-million-dollar lawsuit filed by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman against Sprint Nextel Corp. for an alleged under-collection of 100 million-dollar local and state sales taxes on mobile phone service.
- iPCS cheers ruling that could force Sprint Nextel to divest iDEN network. Hill, Kelly // RCR Wireless News;8/21/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 34, p9
The article reports that Sprint Nextel Corp. CDMA affiliate iPCS Inc. has claimed victory in a lawsuit that could force Sprint Nextel to divest its iDEN operations in the affiliate's territory. Sprint Corp. took control of the iDEN network when it acquired Nextel Communications Inc. in 2005....