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The Regulatory Mix – Friday, January 31, 2020

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The Federal Trade Commission announced its staff had sent letters to 19 VoIP service providers warning them that “assisting and facilitating” illegal telemarketing or robocalling is against the law.  The letters stress that combatting illegal telemarketing is a top priority of the Commission, with a special emphasis on stopping illegal robocalls.  Read More

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Checking In @ The FCC – The August 2019 Open Meeting

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Chairman Pai’s theme for the August 1, 2019 meeting is “When Opportunity Knocks” and draws from various movie and television sequels in the pop culture landscape.  The focus this month will be on several items intended to close the digital divide.  The “tentpole” of this effort is a proposal to adopt the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund intended to connect millions more rural homes and small businesses to high-speed broadband networks.  The FCC wants to build on the success of the Connect America Fund Phase II reverse auction.  Another item will focus on updating the way Form 477 data is collected through the Digital Opportunity Data Collection, an all-new approach to mapping that will collect granular broadband availability maps from service providers using shapefiles.  Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Thursday, June 7, 2018

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Today:  Louisiana Enacts Amended Caller ID Spoofing Bill, FCC 8YY Access Changes, FCC Slamming and Cramming Rules, FCC Toll-free Texting  Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Wednesday, June 6, 2018

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Today:  US House on Facebook Data Sharing, FCC Proceeding Regarding USF Recipients and the Purchase of Certain Equipment/Services, FTC Robocalling Lawsuits  Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Thursday, May 31, 2018

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Today:  Louisiana enacts Caller ID Spoofing Bill, FCC Funding for Puerto Rico and US Virgin Islands  Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Wednesday, May 2, 2018

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Today:  FCC Guidance on E-Rate Program, Mississippi PSC Chairman on Robocalls  Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Friday, April 13, 2018

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Today:  US House Hearing on Robocalling, Spoofing, and Scams, FCC Agenda for April Open Meeting  Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Friday, July 14, 2017

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The_Mix_logo3.pngToday:  Arkansas Opts In to FirstNet,  FCC Eliminates Several ETC Annual Reporting Requirements, FCC Open Meeting Results for July  Read More

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