Home Tags Federal Communications Commission

Tag: Federal Communications Commission

Captive Audiences A Case Study of Phone Rates for Incarcerated Persons

Captive Audiences: A Case Study of Phone Rates for Incarcerated Persons

Phone calls from prisons and jails are extremely costly for inmates and their families. In this article, we examine the market structure of inmate...
t-mobile logo

US: Senators urge FCC to delay T-Mobile-Sprint merger vote

Congressional Democrats are lobbying to have the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) delay an announced vote on whether to give the T-Mobile-Sprint merger  the final...

US: FCC says court has no “Legal Authority” to impose Net...

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) defended its rollback of Obama era net neutrality protections on Thursday, October 11, filing a legal brief with a...

US: FCC will take public comments on Sinclair-Tribune merger

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will take new comments from the public on Sinclair Broadcast Group’s US$3.9 billion bid for Tribune Media, reported Reuters. The...

US: Pai rejects senators’ request to investigate Sinclair

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai on Thursday, April 12, rejected a request from a dozen senators to investigate Sinclair Broadcast Group for...

Canada: Trudeau “very concerned about the attacks on net neutrality”

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is none too pleased with the American plan to dismantle net neutrality. Speaking to reporters, Trudeau said the US Federal...

US: Republican says antitrust law overhaul may solve Net Neutrality debate

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R, Virginia) said on Wednesday, November 1, that he is willing to overhaul US antitrust laws in order...

US: Tribune Media shareholders to vote on Sinclair merger

The proposed merger of Sinclair Broadcast and Tribune Media to form the largest TV station group in the US has generated pushback from broadcasters,...

Proposals to Streamline Federal and State Regulatory Review of Transactions in...

Posted by Social Science Research Network Proposals to Streamline Federal and State Regulatory Review of Transactions in the Communications Industry By Samuel Feder (Jenner & Block...

US: FCC said to revamp ownership rules before Sinclair Deal

According to a report by Bloomberg Friday, October 13, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai told an opponent of Sinclair Broadcast Group’s proposed purchase...
Enable Notifications    OK No thanks