Mass. Fiber Optic Cable Operator Must Abide By $4M Contract

Law360, New York (May 19, 2017, 4:38 PM EDT) -- A Massachusetts federal court forced the bankrupt operator of a fiber optic cable infrastructure to keep up with its payment obligations as part of a $4 million agreement with the quasi-state agency that owns the network, ruling Thursday that failure to do so would cause irreparable harm to both the owner and the greater public.

U.S. District Judge Timothy Hillman compelled KCST USA Inc., formerly known as Axia NetMedia Corp., to operate and maintain Massachusetts Technology Corp.'s 1,200-mile MassBroadband 123 Network in compliance with a guaranty...
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