RTG Welcomes Chairman Genachowski’s Examination of the Copyright Office’s Position on Unlocking Handsets

The statement below may be attributed to Carri Bennet, RTG’s General Counsel. The Rural Telecommunications Group, Inc. (RTG) applauds Chairman Julius Genachowski’s announcement earlier today that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) is examining [...]

March 4th, 2013|Categories: Competition, Devices, Press Releases|Tags: , , |

RTG’s Art Prest selected to serve on the FCC’s Emergency Response Interoperability Center Public Safety Advisory Committee

RTG's Technology Advisor, Art Prest, has been informed by Chairman Genachowski of his appointment to serve on the Emergency Response Interoperability Center (ERIC) Public Safety Advisory Committee (PSAC) as a representative of RTG. ERIC's mission [...]

February 2nd, 2011|Categories: Roaming, Spectrum|Tags: , , , , , |

RTG advocates use of White Spaces

RTG, Sprint Nextel, FiberTower and WCAI recently met with met with Chairman Genachowski's Chief Counsel and Senior Legal Advisor as well as the Deputy Chief of the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau to discuss the results of [...]

January 5th, 2011|Categories: TV White Spaces|Tags: , , , , |

RTG and others submit proposal to permit use of vacant White Spaces

On September 16, RTG, FiberTower, WCAI and Sprint Nextel spoke with Rick Kaplan, Chief Counsel and Senior Legal Advisor to Chairman Genachowski on a number of issues including: a proposal to permit limited fixed licensed [...]

September 18th, 2010|Categories: Spectrum, TV White Spaces|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

RTG Supports “Third Way” Approach to Broadband Regulation

Washington, D.C. – The Rural Telecommunications Group, Inc. (RTG), a trade association representing small, rural wireless carriers, applauds the approach to broadband regulation set forth in Chairman Genachowski’s public statements. The “third way” approach described [...]

May 7th, 2010|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , , |