The Regulatory Mix

The Regulatory Mix, TMI’s daily blog of regulatory activities, is a snapshot of PUC, FCC, legislative, and occasionally court, issues that our regulatory monitoring team uncovers each day. Depending on their significance, some items may be the subject of a TMI Regulatory Bulletin.




477 Filing

The FCC announced it will host a webinar on August 6, 2014, to discuss how to use the new Form 477 filing interface. The webinar will be held at FCC Headquarters from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Commission Meeting Room. The public may attend the webinar in person or view it over the Internet via live streaming at Those watching online will have the opportunity to email questions to the FCC staff during the event and have the answers broadcast to all participants.


Open Internet/Net Neutrality

The FCC released an Enforcement Advisory reminding broadband providers of their responsibility under the Transparency Rule to provide consumers with accurate information about the services they offer. The FCC also released a companion Consumer Guide and a statement by FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler emphasizing that the FCC intends to enforce the transparency rule. See our Blog FCC To Enforce Open Internet Transparency Rule dated 7/24/14.




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