Category: Blog

The Battle for Net Neutrality Begins Anew

It’s no secret that as soon as the FCC gets its fifth commissioner – a Democrat – it will start the process to again classify broadband Internet access service (BIAS) as a Title II telecommunications service

FCC Proposes Rules to Regulate 911 Fee Diversion

One of the few issues uniting the industry is the importance of 911 and Enhanced 911 service.  Yet for years states have diverted the fees telecoms collect from the public to pay for 911 upkeep

FCC Proposes New Rules to Protect US Networks

In December, the Consolidated Appropriations Act (CAA) became law.  The Act appropriated $1.9 billion to the FCC to implement the Secure and Trusted Communications Networks Act of 2019

USTELECOM Seeks Recovery of Lost 8YY Revenues

The FCC 8YY Report and Order (Order) in Docket 18-156 which began a transition to bill-and-keep for many originating 8YY switched access charges became effective on December 27, 2020.