December 6, 2023


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Ninth Circuit Rejects Challenges to FCC’s One-Touch Make-Ready, Small Cell Deployment, and Local Moratoria Orders

On August twelve, 2020, a Ninth Circuit panel affirmed a few orders issued in 2018 by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to market infrastructure financial commitment and broadband deployment, which include 5G little mobile nodes. In Town of Portland v. United States, the a few-judge panel largely held that the FCC’s Compact Cell, Moratoria, and Just one-Touch Make-All set (OTMR) Orders were being proper routines of the FCC’s authority underneath the 1996 Telecommunications Act. The Courtroom did reverse, having said that, a number of…
By: Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP