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See MCI v. FCC. 515 F 2d 385 (D.C. Circ 1974).
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
NEWS MEDIA CONTACT:December 9, 2009
PANELISTS ANNOUNCED FOR THURSDAY WORKSHOP ON BROADBAND
DEPLOYMENT STUDIESThe Federal Communications Commission will hold a staff workshop on December 10 in which
Staff Workshop: Review and Discussion of Broadband Deployment
Thursday, December 10, 1:00 p.m.
FCC Commission Room,
445 12th St. SW
Washington, D.C. 20554
Registration in advance at
http://www.broadband.gov/ws_deployment_research.html  is
Must pre-register at
Tom Koutsky, National Broadband Taskforce
Thor Kendall, National Broadband Taskforce
Panel 1: Berkman Report -“Next Generation Connectivity: A Review of
Broadband Internet Transitions and Policy from Around the World”
Yochai Benkler, Berkman Professor of Entrepreneurial Legal Studies Harvard
Harold Feld, Legal Director, Public Knowledge
Thomas Hazlett,Professor of Law & Economics, Director of the Information Economy
Panel 2: Citi Report - “Broadband in America: Where It Is and Where It is
Going (According to Broadband Service Providers)”
Robert C. Atkinson, Director of Policy Research, Columbia Institute for Tele-Information
Ivy Schultz, Research Assistant Supervisor, Columbia Institute for Tele-Information
Lee Rainie, Director, Pew Internet & American Life Project
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