FCC Warned To Act Now On Open Internet Transparency Relief

Law360, Washington (December 1, 2016, 7:36 PM EST) -- The Federal Communications Commission must extend relief for small businesses from heightened transparency rules in the 2015 Open Internet Order that will otherwise expire on Dec. 15, four trade associations have told the agency, saying they will otherwise face unnecessary obligations.

Representatives from the Competitive Carriers Association, Wireless Internet Service Providers Association, American Cable Association and NTCA - The Rural Broadband Association pressed for action on the pending issue in meetings with advisers for Republican Commissioner Michael O’Rielly and Democratic Commissioner Mignon Clyburn on Tuesday, according...
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