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l get dinged [telecom]
By Philip Michaels If you're thinking about making the switch to T-Mobile, better do it sooner rather than later if you want to avoid an extra fee. The wireless carrier, which has long prided itself...
 
T-Mobile, Verizon and AT&T find a surprise growth area in Q3 [telecom]
By Mike Dano Financial analysts have been preparing for a slowdown in the US wireless market for months now. However, it has not materialized, and one big reason may be the surprising number of...
 
VA: Residents report more T-Mobile service issues in the Broadway area [telecom]
Residents report more T-Mobile service issues in the Broadway area By Colby Johnson BROADWAY, Va. (WHSV) - Some T-Mobile customers in the Broadway area of Rockingham County are dealing with major...
 
CWA Organizing Update: Apple [telecom]
Apple retail workers at the Penn Square Mall store in Oklahoma City voted overwhelmingly to join CWA on Friday, becoming the second group of Apple retail workers to win union representation in the...
 
CWA Organizing Update: Maximus [telecom]
Last week, CWA filed a series of unfair labor practice charges on behalf of workers at Maximus, a multi-billion dollar corporation and the largest federal call center contractor. The workers, who...
 
Ninth Circuit Issues Two Significant TCPA Decisions Concerning Mixed-Use Cellphones And Statutory Damages Awards [telecom]
by Angelica Rankins In the past few weeks, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit (Ninth Circuit) has issued significant decisions concerning the Telephone Consumer Protection Act...
 
FCC report on the future of the federal Universal Service Fund (FUSF) [telecom]
FCC Punts Expansion Of Universal Service Contribution Base And Changes To Contribution Methodology Off To Congress by Jonathan S. Marashlian On August 15, 2022, the Federal Communications Commission...
 
FCC Expands Disability Access Obligations Of Inmate Calling Service Providers And Proposes Additional Regulatory Changes [telecom]
FCC Expands Disability Access Obligations Of Inmate Calling Service Providers And Proposes Additional Regulatory Changes To Improve Communications For Inmates With Hearing And Speech Disabilities by...
 
DC Circuit Upholds FCC Order Reallocating Part Of 5.9 GHZ Band For Unlicensed Use [telecom]
by Ronald E. Quirk, Jr. On August 12, 2022, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit ("D.C. Circuit") struck down a challenge to a 2020 Report and Order by the Federal Communications Commission...
 
KY: Officials: Verizon fixes connectivity issues with 911 [telecom]
By Sarah Magin Published: 8:11 AM EDT November 2, 2022 Updated: 8:46 AM EDT November 2, 2022 LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Verizon has fixed their issues with customers not being able to call 911, Louisville...
 
FCC Seeks Comments On Proposed Anti-Robotext Rules [telecom]
by Michael P. Donahue , Robert H. Jackson and Ronald E. Quirk, Jr. The Federal Communications Commission ("FCC" or "Commission") recently released a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking ("NPRM") proposing...
 
FCC Enforcement Bureau Orders 7 Providers To Show Cause Why They Should Not Have Traffic Blocked For Alleged Non-Compliance With Robocall Mitigation Rules [telecom]
by Michael P. Donahue , Robert H. Jackson and Ronald E. Quirk, Jr. The FCC's Robocall Response Team today announced first-of-their-kind Enforcement Bureau orders to begin removing seven voice service...
 
CALL TO ACTION! Seeking Additional Stakeholders Interested In Filing Joint Comments In FCC's RoboText Mitigation Rulemaking Proceeding; Must Act Fast! [telecom]
by Ronald E. Quirk, Jr. As delineated in a recent Client Advisory, the Federal Communications Commission ("FCC" or "Commission") is proposing new rules to mitigate malicious robotext campaigns. The...
 
T-Mobile will soon start charging $35 activation fees for (almost) every transaction [telecom]
By Tyler Lee More often than not, the price for an advertised product or service isn't necessarily the only price you'll have to pay. For example, sometimes joining a gym will require you to pay a...
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T-Mobile, Verizon and AT&T find a surprise growth area in Q3 [telecom]
By Mike Dano Financial analysts have been preparing for a slowdown in the US wireless market for months now. However, it has not materialized, and one big reason may be the surprising number of...