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FCC rejects industry request to stay Open Internet rules

Saturday 9 May 2015 | 16:11 CET | News
The US Federal Communications Commission denied a request submitted by telecom industry groups and major operators to stay its Open Internet rules. The FCC said that the petitioners - USTelecom, AT&T, CenturyLink, CTIA-the Wireless Association and the Wireless Internet Service Providers Association - failed to meet the criteria for granting a stay. These require them to show they would likely prevail in a full challenge of the rules, would suffer irreparable harm without the interim relief, other parties would not be harmed from suspending the rules and the public interest would benefit from

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Categories: Internet
Companies: CenturyLink / CTIA / FCC / USTelecom
Countries: United States
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