FCC Aims To Clear 84 MHz In New Auction Stage

Law360, New York (December 12, 2016, 7:04 PM EST) -- The Federal Communications Commission announced that the fourth stage of bidding in the incentive auction to convert spectrum from broadcast to mobile broadband use will begin Tuesday with a clearing target of 84 MHz, after a previous round failed to meet a $42 billion clearing target by a wide margin.

The FCC's public notice regarding the fourth stage was issued on Friday, shortly after the agency announced that bids to convert 108 MHz of spectrum failed to meet the clearing target, triggering an additional stage of...
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