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Independent Jobs Study Disputes AT&T’s Claims

A study performed by University of California at Irvine professor of economics David Neumark and released today confirms that AT&T's proposed take-over of T-Mobile, if approved, would cost the Ame...

CCIA Applauds DOJ’s Decision to Block AT&T, T-Mobile Merger

This morning the US Department of Justice (DOJ) announced that they have filed a lawsuit in the US District Court for the District of Columbia seeking to prevent AT&T from acquiring its competitor...

CCIA Applauds DOJ’s Decision to Block AT&T, T-Mobile Merger

This morning the US Department of Justice (DOJ) announced that they have filed a lawsuit in the US District Court for the District of Columbia seeking to prevent AT&T from acquiring its competitor...
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CCIA Files FCC Comments Supporting Lightsquared’s Proposed Wholesale National Wireless Network

On Monday CCIA filed Reply Comments  with the FCC in support of LightSquared’s proposal to begin deployment of its nationwide wholesale 4G LTE network.  LightSquared’s wholesale wireless netwo...
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CCIA Files FCC Comments Supporting Lightsquared's Proposed Wholesale National Wireless Network

On Monday CCIA filed Reply Comments  with the FCC in support of LightSquared’s proposal to begin deployment of its nationwide wholesale 4G LTE network.  LightSquared’s wholesale wireless netwo...

CCIA Asks FCC To Work With Lightsquared, GPS To Bring Wholesale Wireless Network

CCIA filed Reply Comments  with the FCC in support of LightSquared’s proposal to begin deployment of its nationwide wholesale 4G LTE network.  LightSquared’s wholesale wireless network, once d...
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CCIA Asks Swiss Government to Rethink Overbroad User Surveillance Proposals

In a reaction to increasing pressures from Governments around the world to extend the scope of online surveillance, the Computer & Communications Industry Association filed a comment on the Dra...
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Online Sales Tax Collection Bill Is Myopic Approach to New Model

Last Friday, the Main Street Fairness Act was introduced in the Senate by Sen. Richard Durbin (D-IL), and in the House by Rep. John Conyers (D-MI).  The bill would allow states that have signed onto ...
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Fair Use, PROTECT IP, and Common Misconceptions

When CCIA recently released the 2011 iteration of Fair Use in the U.S. Economy, it was the second update of that report – the first having been released four years ago, as is chronicled on CCIA’...

CCIA Opposes Online Sales Tax Collection Bill

The Computer & Communications Industry Association (CCIA) believes that the approach taken by the Main Street Fairness Act is unwise in general and untimely given the current economic situation. �...
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PROTECT IP Act Not “Noncontroversial”

CCIA is running a series of ads this week -- including this full page ad that just happened to run in The Hill's annual "beautiful people" edition today. We also had this in Politico with info fr...
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PROTECT IP Act Not "Noncontroversial"

CCIA is running a series of ads this week -- including this full page ad that just happened to run in The Hill's annual "beautiful people" edition today. We also had this in Politico with info from ...