News

The CommLaw Group believes that an “informed” client is the very best client. Knowledge is power – the power to predict regulatory trends, to anticipate risks, and to use your knowledge to make adjustments that will help keep your company out of harm’s way. And when our Firm has important or exciting news to announce about developments at our organization, including awards, achievements, hirings and various presentations & webinars, we will share information through News announcements.

Latest News, Webinars, and Advisories

D.C. Circuit Upholds FCC’s Net Neutrality Order

In a 184-page decision released today, the Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit (“DC Circuit”) upheld the Federal Communications Commission’s (“FCC”) 2015 Open Internet Order, also known as the Net Neutrality Order. The DC Circuit’s decision paves the

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Tips for Facing a USAC Audit with Confidence

Here’s a hard truth about the USAC audit process: audits are random.  The audit selection process is designed to produce a sample of auditees from across the telecommunications industry landscape, without targeting companies based on size or revenue.  What this

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Spokeo Decision Offers Hope for TCPA Defendants

Keep Track of TCPA Developments at the FCC by Downloading Our June 2016 TCPA Compliance Monitoring Report The Supreme Court’s recent decision in Spokeo Inc. v. Robins may offer a new avenue of attack for Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”) defendants. Spokeo does not involve the

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Spokeo Decision Offers Hope for TCPA Defendants

Keep Track of TCPA Developments at the FCC by Downloading Our June 2016 TCPA Compliance Monitoring Report The Supreme Court’s recent decision in Spokeo Inc. v. Robins may offer a new avenue of attack for Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”) defendants. Spokeo does not involve the

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Join Us at TIA 2016: Network of the Future

You are cordially invited to join The CommLaw Group at the TIA 2016: Network of the Future event being held in Dallas,Texas at  the Renaissance Dallas Hotel from June 6-9, 2016.  TIA 2016 will bring together some of the nation’s top IT and

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The Commpliance Group Announces New Hires

The Commpliance Group is pleased to announce its hiring of experienced tax professional, Russell “Russ” Miller, as Tax Director and head of the consulting firm’s State and Local Tax Compliance practice. Russ brings over 15 years of taxation experience specific to the telecommunications industry

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NTIA Asks FCC to Streamline International 214 National Security Review Process

The Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”) today released a Public Notice requesting comments on a letter it received from the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (“NTIA”), requesting that the FCC require that applications for certain international authorizations contain more ownership information and certification of compliance

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Two Weeks Left to Weigh In on FCC Privacy Proposal

In just over two weeks, comments will be due on the Federal Communications Commission’s (“FCC”) latest proposed regulations that would restrict broadband ISP data collection activities.  Already, interested parties from all sides have begun weighing in: Industry association ACT, representing mobile application

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NTIA Extends IoT Comment Deadline to June 2, 2016

The National Telecommunications and Information Administration (“NTIA”) tweeted today that the deadline for submitting comments on issues raised in its Request for Public Comment  has been extended to June 2, 2016. As delineated in our previous advisory dated April 11, 2016, NTIA is seeking

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NTIA Extends IoT Comment Period to June 2, 2016

The National Telecommunications and Information Administration (“NTIA”) tweeted today that the deadline for submitting comments on issues raised in its Request for Public Comment  has been extended to June 2, 2016. As delineated in our previous advisory dated April 11, 2016, NTIA is seeking

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FCC Announces Agenda for Seminal IoT Deployment Workshop

The FCC today announced the Agenda for its Distributed Antenna Systems (“DAS”) and Small Cell Solutions Workshop, which will be held May 3, 2016.   This comprehensive workshop, presented in conjunction with the National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (“NATOA”), is a

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