Net Neutrality At Issue In FCC's Comcast Inquiry

Law360, New York (January 16, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- The Federal Communications Commission on Monday formally asked for public input on Comcast Corp.'s Internet management policies and possibly opened the path for an official opinion on the issue of network neutrality.

The public opinions would be the first step in an official investigation of the cable giant, which was accused by various advocacy groups in November of restricting users' access to file-sharing and peer-to-peer networks such as BitTorrent and Vuze.

The groups, including Free Press and the Media Access Project, filed a petition with the...
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