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FCC Passes New Net Neutrality Rules

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Earlier this week, the Federal Communications Commission voted 3-2 to to adopt so-called “net neutrality” rules intended to prevent major Internet companies from controlling what sites their users can access online. President Obama supports the new regulations, which “will prohibit phone and cable companies from favoring or discriminating against Internet content and services that travel […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

December 22nd, 2010 at 9:05 am

Posted in Internet Law,Legal News

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FCC’s “Net Neutrality” Shot Down by Appellate Court

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The United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit has struck down a Federal Communications Commission (FCC) order to Comcast requiring so-called “net neutrality,” the equal treatment of all Internet content by service providers.

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Written by Michelle Fabio

April 7th, 2010 at 11:18 am