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Segment Spotlight: A First Look at the FCC’s 2015 Open Internet Order – What You Need to Know

Author: Kelley Drye Client Advisory On March 12, 2015, the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC” or the “Commission”) released its long-awaited 2015 Open Internet Order, which the Commission adopted on February 26, 2015 in a 3-2, party-line vote.

Text Me, Maybe: The FCC’s New Text-to-911 Rules and the Expanding Regulation of OTT Services

Author: Steven A. Augustino and Jameson J. Dempsey, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP On August 8, 2014, the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”) issued a Report and Order and Third Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on “text-to-911”, the idea that consumers should have the option to reach 911 emergency services through SMS-based...

DC Circuit Court Vacates Significant Portions of the FCC’s Net Neutrality Obligations

DC Circuit Court Vacates Significant Portions of the FCC’s Net Neutrality Obligations

Author:  Steve Augustino, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP Yesterday, the DC Circuit Court of Appeals partially struck down the 2010 Federal Communications Commission rules imposing net neutrality obligations on broadband service providers, while at the same time upholding the jurisdiction of the FCC to adopt rules against Internet service providers...