Tagged: Kelley Drye

MEMBER NEWS: Communications and Tech Updates from the 115th Congress

Kelley Drye Presents an Upcoming Webinar on the 115th Congress and Their Initiatives Involving a Variety of Communications and Tech Industries THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2017  |  12:00PM – 1:00PM EST | REGISTER HERE Despite some stalled legislative efforts on the broader front, the 115th Congress has maintained an active agenda...

FCC Proposes Sweeping Privacy and Data Security Rules with Significant Potential Impact on the Broadband Ecosystem

By Steven A. Augustino and Jameson J. Dempsey, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP On March 31, 2016, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) voted along party lines (3-2) to launch a notice of proposed rulemaking (Notice or NPRM) to establish privacy rules for Broadband Internet Access Service (BIAS) providers. ...

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.

Meeting Debrief: Unlicensed Spectrum

Author: Liz Kerton, Industry Analyst for Kerton Group Unlicensed Spectrum (ULS ) was the hot topic at the Telecom Council yesterday. The ULS debate used to be carrier versus scientists, where both wanted access to more spectrum, but carriers singularly wanted licensed spectrum at auction, which they could bid and win....

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...