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Jonathan S. Marashlian

The FCC issued a notice in the Federal Register on September 19, 2018, publishing the August 15, 2018 Rural Call Completion Order that adopted rules to: establish a registry for intermediate providers; require intermediate providers to register with the Commission before offering to transmit covered voice communications; require covered providers to use only registered intermediate …

Majority of FCC’s New Rural Call Completion Rules Effective October 19 Read More »

In February, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will begin enforcing more stringent backup power rules.  Providers of facilities-based, fixed residential voice service, including fixed applications of wireless service offered as a residential service, that are not line powered (“Covered Providers”) should pay close attention to the rules. Historically, copper-wire based systems were reliable during power …

Are You Aware of Backup Power Requirements Enforced by the FCC? Read More »

California Gov. Jerry Brown recently signed into law the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA). The CCPA is the nation’s strictest consumer privacy and data protection measure, becoming effective January 1, 2020. The CCPA applies to any for-profit entity doing business in California that: collects consumers’ personal information solely or jointly with others, and …

California Adopts Strictest Consumer Privacy & Data Protection Law in the Nation Read More »