April 25, 2014
Partner Steven A. Augustino was quoted in the LXBN Article “FCC’s Internet Fast Lane Proposal Poses Little Threat to Net Neutrality.” The article discusses the Federal Communications Commission’s proposal to allow Internet fast lanes, and how this is not necessarily a sign that the end is near for the internet as we know it. Mr. Augustino said “I see the Chairman’s announcement as opening the door to more agreements between broadband providers and edge providers. There will be considerable uncertainty for a while, as the FCC considers case-by-case analyses of these arrangements. The proposal still would require agreement by a majority of the Commission in order to become a final rule.”
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