FCC Grants Deadline Extension For Net Neutrality Comments

Law360, New York (August 11, 2017, 8:20 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said Friday it is extending the deadline for reply comments by two weeks in its proceeding that contemplates gutting net neutrality protections, after Public Knowledge, the American Civil Liberties Union and other groups supporting net neutrality asked the agency for more time.

Public Knowledge, the ACLU, the Electronic Frontier Foundation, Engine Advocacy and others had asked the FCC to extend the deadline by eight more weeks, arguing that they needed more time to work through the received comments and “prepare thorough...
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