MetroPCS Ditches Challenge To FCC Net Neutrality Regs

Law360, New York (May 17, 2013, 7:26 PM ET) -- MetroPCS Communications Inc., which recently merged with T-Mobile USA Inc., has dropped its challenge in the D.C. Circuit to the Federal Communications Commission's net neutrality rules preventing Internet service providers from blocking or discriminating against legitimate websites, T-Mobile confirmed Friday.

MetroPCS will end its challenge that it launched in the appeals court in 2011, according to both T-Mobile and FCC spokesman Neil Grace.

Now only Verizon Communications Inc. remains in the appeals court case against the FCC's rules, which went into effect in in November 2011,...
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