Saturday, 25 November 2017

US court upholds FCC's net neutrality rules

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Tuesday 14 June 16

Opponents warn heavy-handed regulation will stifle investment, innovation.

A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday upheld the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC's) net neutrality rules, dealing a blow to telcos that argue the regulator has overstepped the bounds of its authority. "Today's ruling is a victory for consumers and innovators who deserve unfettered access to the entire Web, and it ensures the Internet remains a platform for unparalleled innovation…

A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday upheld the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC's) net neutrality rules, dealing a blow to telcos that argue the regulator has overstepped the bounds of its authority. "Today's ruling is a victory for consumers and innovators who deserve unfettered access to the entire Web, and it ensures the Internet remains a platform for unparalleled innovation…

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