'and Transportation' Posts

The Regulatory Mix – Thursday, May 16, 2019

Posted by

FTC-2-3FTC Breaks up Robocall Scheme

FTC announces summary judgment against two individuals, approved six settlement agreements involving 11 defendants, and entered a default judgment against the remaining seven defendants, officially ending the massive Pointbreak Media robocall schemeRead More

0 Comments | View Comments

Topics: , , , , ,

The Regulatory Mix – Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Posted by

US-Capitol-Building-Dome-Interior-Photo-Credit-courtesy-of-washington_org_-2House Committee Questions Google on Precise Location Information Database

House Energy and Commerce Chairman Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ), full-Committee Ranking Member Greg Walden (R-OR), Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee Chair Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) and Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee Ranking Member Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) sent a letter to Google CEO Sundar Pichai expressing their concern about reports of a massive database of precise location information on hundreds of millions of consumers, known inside Google as “Sensorvault,” and requesting a briefing and answers on how this information is used both inside and outside the company.  Read More

0 Comments | View Comments

Topics: , , , , , , , , ,

The Regulatory Mix – Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Posted by

UTC LOGOUtilities Technology Council White Paper on 5G

The UTC has released a white paper on the potential impacts of 5G wireless service on electric utilities.  This white paper is intended to frame the issue rather than provide a comprehensive plan or policy approach.  Among other things, it concludes that “the big issues for utilities are cost, reliability and confidence in the supply chain.  It is important to note that the availability and resilience of a communications system is more a feature of network design, operation and maintenance than it is of the technology employed.  Read More

0 Comments | View Comments

Topics: , , , , , , , , ,

The Regulatory Mix – Friday, October 5, 2018

Posted by

The Regulatory Mix 2-18-2-2-2-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-2-2-3-2-1-1-1-2-1-1-1-3-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-2-1-1-4-3

Today:  Congressman Releases Internet Bill of Rights Principles, US Senate Hearing On Consumer Data Privacy, FCC Circuit Capacity Data

Read More

0 Comments | View Comments

Topics: , , , , , , ,

The Regulatory Mix – Thursday, September 13, 2018

Posted by

The Regulatory Mix 2-18-2-2-2-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-2-2-3-2-1-1-1-2-1-1-1-3-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-2

Today:  US Senate Hearing on Consumer Data Privacy, FCC Seeks Comment on Vertical Accuracy Metric for E911, Colorado Allocates CPAP Funds for NG911   Read More

0 Comments | View Comments

Topics: , , , , , , , , ,

The Regulatory Mix – Thursday, July 5, 2018

Posted by

The Regulatory Mix 2-18-2-2-2-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-2-2-1

Today:  US Senate Small Cell Deployment Bill, FCC CAF Phase II Auction Workshop, Oregon Releases Phone Bridge Information for Workshop, Michigan Granted Lifeline Waiver Extension Maine Issues Pole Attachment Notice of Investigation   Read More

0 Comments | View Comments

Topics: , , , , , , , , , ,

The Regulatory Mix – Thursday, October 12, 2017

Posted by

The_Mix_logo3.pngToday:  FCC Waives Location Accuracy Rules in Areas Affected by Hurricane Maria, US Senate Robocall Inquiry, Indiana Opts-In to FirstNet Plan  Read More

0 Comments | View Comments

Topics: , , , , , , , , ,

The Regulatory Mix – Thursday, January 12, 2017

Posted by

The_Mix_logo3.pngThe Regulatory Mix, TMI’s daily blog of telecom related regulatory activities, is a snapshot of PUC, FCC, legislative, and occasionally court issues that our regulatory monitoring team uncovers each day. Read More

0 Comments | View Comments

Topics: , , , , , , , , , , ,