Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

The Third Circuit issued an opinion last week addressing an apparent issue of first impression among circuit courts:  can consumers revoke their express consent to receive autodialed calls to their cell phones?  Yes, the Third...

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A June 27 FCC ruling has clarified that mobile carriers may be subject to CPNI obligations as to information that they cause to be collected by mobile devices—even when a carrier has neither received or...

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According to sources at the Federal Communications Commission, the Commission plans to vote at its June 27, 2013 meeting about the potential expansion of existing privacy and security rules  to customer information that is stored...

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On May 25, the FCC released its long-awaited Location-Based Services report, presenting the agency’s findings on the challenges and concerns it faces in regulating mobile services that rely on information about a user’s physical location. ...

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In a move designed to heighten the awareness of U.S. small and medium businesses (SMBs) to the issues surrounding cybersecurity and help them develop appropriate defenses, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced on Monday, October...

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On Sept. 28th, 2010, Congress passed the Equal Access to 21st Century Communications Act, which expands the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”). The bill now awaits the President’s signature. The bill has a number of...

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