Even though current FCC Chair Julius Genachowski has not announced that he is leaving, there is still much talk about who is being considered to be his successor. In its never-ending fascination with the horse race of politics, the trade press has been throwing out names of the supposed frontrunners…
The AT&T/T-Mobile merger has been put on hold by the government. But labor leaders are breaking with the Administration on this one. Communications Workers of America President Larry Cohen and telecomm watchdog Gigi Sohn join Ed Schultz to discuss. Watch at msnbc.com
Federal Communications Commission (FCC) counsel Gigi Sohn talked about Chair Tom Wheeler’s proposed rules to ensure net neutrality. His proposal called for regulating the Internet like a utility, which would strengthen the FCC’s regulation of the Internet, extend the rules to mobile phones and devices, and allow the FCC to…
Washington Post: Republicans voted to roll back landmark FCC privacy rules. Here’s what you need to know.
House Republicans voted Tuesday to repeal a set of landmark privacy protections for Web users, in a sharp pivot away from the Internet policies of the Obama administration. President Trump is expected to sign the measure. (more…)
This is an old fight in a new ring. It's about whether regulators or Internet service providers should be trusted to manage the Web. Gigi Sohn debates Thomas Hazlett in the pages of the Wall Street Journal. Read here.
Remarks of Gigi B. Sohn, Counselor to FCC Chairman Wheeler, 4th Annual Professor Anthony J. Santoro Business Law Lecture Series in Providence, Rhode Island on September 24, 2015. Read here.