Comcast Appeals FCC Net Neutrality Order

Law360, New York (September 4, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Comcast Corp. is challenging the U.S. Federal Communications Commission's landmark decision last month to sanction the cable giant for blocking Internet users' access to certain online content.

The nation's second-largest broadband provider on Thursday filed a petition for review and reversal of the order in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, saying the FCC's action was “legally inappropriate” and unjustified.

“We filed this appeal in order to protect our legal rights and to challenge the basis on which the commission found that Comcast...
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