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FY 2017 Regulatory Fees Due Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Payment of all FY 2017 annual regulatory fees is due Tuesday, September 26, 2017 by 11:59 PM (ET). Payments must be made electronically by the payment due date, or a twenty-five percent (25%) late-payment penalty will be imposed. The FCC may also impose penalties for any data omissions, erroneous or incomplete data submissions, or payment deficiencies. […]

Reminder Regarding October 16 Deadline for Annual 911 Reliability Certification

Reminder Regarding October 16 Deadline for Annual 911 Reliability Certification Carriers Urged to Re-assess Criteria for Determining Covered 911 Service Provider Covered 911 Service Providers must file an Annual 911 Reliability Certification with the FCC by October 16, 2017.  In light of apparent confusion in the industry, we recommend that carriers revisit whether or not they […]

Outage Reporting Requirements Reminder

We wish everyone a happy and safe end of the summer, but given that we are in the midst of hurricane season, we are sending this brief reminder on the Federal Communications Commission’s (“FCC” or the “Commission”) requirements for network outages.  Pursuant to Part 4 of the Commission’s Rules, communications providers, including, but not limited […]