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The Regulatory Mix – Monday, February 22, 2021

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Today’s Regulatory Mix: FCC Rules Regarding the TCPA and Government Callers or Government Contractors, FCC Commissioner Starks Delivers Remarks at The Tribal Government E-Commerce Conference

 

FCC Entrance Feb 2020 ShutterstockFCC Rules Regarding the TCPA and Government Callers or Government Contractors  

According to a ruling released by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), state government callers, like federal government callers, are not ‘‘persons’’ under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA).  These government callers are not required to obtain the prior express consent of called parties.  Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Monday May 18, 2020

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Today’s Regulatory Mix: USDA Announces End of Round One for ReConnect Program with Iowa Award, FTC Obtains Final Order Against Do Not Call Violators

USDA Announces End of Round One for ReConnect Program with Iowa Award

fa-policy-usda-building-1USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue announced that USDA is investing more than $500,000 to provide broadband service in unserved and underserved rural areas in Iowa. This investment is part of USDA’s round one investments through the ReConnect Pilot Program.

 

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The Regulatory Mix – Monday, March 23, 2020

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Today’s Regulatory Mix:  FCC Cable Industry Pricing Report, FCC Commissioner Statement on Stay at Home Orders, FCC COVID-19 TCPA Declaratory Ruling 

 

FCC front view-1-1FCC Cable Industry Pricing Report  

The FCC has directed  certain cable operators to respond to a price survey questionnaire designed to solicit information concerning rates for basic service, cable programming service, and equipment used to receive such services.   The information will be used for its statutorily required report on cable industry prices. Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Monday, July 17, 2017

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The_Mix_logo3.pngToday: Kentucky Opts In to FirstNet, FCC Robocall Fine, FCC Chairman Announces August Will Be Rural Broadband Month,  Tentative Agenda for FCC August Open Meeting  Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Monday, August 15, 2016

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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

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The Regulatory Mix – Thursday, October 1, 2015

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The Regulatory Mix, TMI’s daily blog of regulatory activities, is a snapshot of PUC, FCC, legislative, and occasionally court issues that our regulatory monitoring team uncovers each day. Depending on their significance, some items may be the subject of a TMI Regulatory Briefing.

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FCC Acts on Robocalls

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FCC acts on Robocalls

At its June 18, 2015, Open Meeting, the FCC adopted a Declaratory Ruling and Order resolving 21 requests for FCC action about the application of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act to various scenarios. Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Monday, June 1, 2015

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The Regulatory Mix, TMI’s daily blog of regulatory activities, is a snapshot of PUC, FCC, legislative, and occasionally court issues that our regulatory monitoring team uncovers each day. Depending on their significance, some items may be the subject of a TMI Regulatory Bulletin.

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The Regulatory Mix – Friday, May 29, 2015

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The Regulatory Mix, TMI’s daily blog of regulatory activities, is a snapshot of PUC, FCC, legislative, and occasionally court issues that our regulatory monitoring team uncovers each day. Depending on their significance, some items may be the subject of a TMI Regulatory Bulletin.

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