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May 23, 2018 by Tom Cohen

June Promises Flurry of Regulatory Activity

Tom Cohen provides highlights of the upcoming busy month of June, as the FCC prepares for an open meeting on June 7 and the Fiber Broadband Association’s annual conference, 2018 Fiber Connect kicks off in Nashville.... READ MORE 

May 8, 2018 by Tom Cohen

Privacy Regulation is Front and Center

Tom Cohen recaps recent events that have placed questions about broadband privacy regulation front and center and provides some tips on what to expect and what to look for. ... READ MORE 

April 4, 2018 by Tom Cohen

A Regulatory Recap: March at the FCC

Tom Cohen recaps the top regulatory activities from March, including updates on rural broadband funding, the Open Internet Order, CAF II, and the Time Warner/AT&T merger trial.... READ MORE 

March 15, 2018 by Tom Cohen

The FTC is Back in Charge of ISP Privacy and Data Security … Are You Ready?

Tom Cohen discusses the recent change to put the FTC back in charge of privacy and data security and the opportunity that brings to service providers.... READ MORE 

February 6, 2018 by Tom Cohen

Latest from Washington: An Update on the Connect America Fund Phase II Auction

Tom Cohen provides a timely update on the Connect America Fund Phase II Auction after the FCC's January 30th meeting.... READ MORE 

January 17, 2018 by Tom Cohen

All You Need to Know: Connect America Fund Phase II Auction

Tom Cohen highlights the next steps in the Connect America Fund Phase II Auction, including key deadlines and milestones from the FCC. ... READ MORE 

December 29, 2017 by Tom Cohen

Next in the Queue

Tom Cohen previews the busy 2018 FCC agenda which he expects will give service providers many reasons to invest in their networks and expand their deployments.... READ MORE 

November 29, 2017 by Tom Cohen

Getting a Closer Look at the Restoring Internet Freedom Order at the FCC

Tom Cohen provides a deeper look into what the FCC is proposing around the Restoring Internet Freedom order for its December 14 meeting.... READ MORE 

November 22, 2017 by Tom Cohen

FCC Update: Lowering Barriers to Drive Investment

Tom Cohen recaps recent moves from the FCC which is seeking to accelerate investments in 5G and fiber network builds.... READ MORE 

September 26, 2017 by Tom Cohen

Regulatory Update: Find Your Opportunity for Broadband Expansion

First, on September 19, Commissioner Michael O’Rielly appeared before WTA’s Fall Conference in Idaho and said a number noteworthy things about universal service. Then on September 21, Chairman Ajit Pai spoke at the Kansas Broadband Conference, where he highlighted his concerns with the digital divide.... READ MORE