TITLE

FCC Seeks Input On 'Opting Out'

AUTHOR(S)
Rockwell, Mark
PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
Wireless Week;9/16/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 33, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the inquiry opened by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in September 2002 on whether it should release Auction 35 bidders from their financial responsibilites has pleased the wireless communication industry. Implication of the inquiry for FCC policy in the industry; Views of analysts on the auction authority of FCC; Comments from Michael Wack of NextWave.
ACCESSION #
7420919

 

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