Top 3 Groups Lobbying The FCC

Law360 (December 4, 2019, 6:25 PM EST) -- During the month of November, lobbyists representing major telecom carriers, broadcasters and satellite companies weighed in on how the Federal Communications Commission should repurpose satellite spectrum for 5G and encourage more WiFi development, among other priorities.

According to four weeks of FCC records, attorneys submitted 243 ex parte filings, which are disclosures that parties lobbying the FCC must file to detail conversations and meetings with agency commissioners and staff.

Here's a look at the top groups that lobbied the FCC from Nov. 1 through 30 and a sampling of what they care about.


Wireline trade group USTelecom led the pack...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!