There are important steps for consumers and companies when service is ending.  

If you are a consumer and your phone company mailed you a letter informing you that it plans to discontinue your service soon, there is guidance and answers to your questions to help you with your next steps.  

If you run or represent a phone company that is planning to discontinue domestic telecommunications service, refer to the guidance and instructions on what you must do to comply with FCC rules.  

If you are an attorney or a trustee in a bankruptcy case involving a discontinuance of domestic telecommunications service, there is guidance and information that you should know.