RWA Applauds Library of Congress Handset Unlocking Decision

The statement below may be attributed to Erin P. Fitzgerald, RWA’s Assistant Regulatory Counsel. Arlington, VA – The Rural Wireless Association, Inc. (RWA) has long supported the ability of consumers to unlock their cellphones, and [...]

October 29th, 2015|Categories: Devices, Handsets, Legislation, Press Releases|Tags: , , |

ACG Announces Affiliate Membership at RWA Event

September 10, 2015 - Las Vegas, NV – The Associated Carrier Group (ACG) announced a new Affiliate Membership program during the Rural Wireless Summit, hosted by the Rural Wireless Association (RWA), in Las Vegas, Nevada. ACG [...]

September 10th, 2015|Categories: Devices, Handsets, Member Press Release, Press Releases|Tags: , , , |

RWA Files Wireless Device Unlocking Petitions

RWA filed five petitions in response to the Copyright Office's  Sixth Triennial Review of exemptions to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) that allow consumers to unlock their mobile wireless devices. While Congress adopted a [...]

December 16th, 2014|Categories: Competition|Tags: , , , |

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 Opposes AT&T’s Purchase of Windstream’s Lower 700 MHz Band C Block licenses in six rural Pennsylvania counties

The Rural Telecommunications Group (RTG) filed comments yesterday opposing the proposed transfer of 700 MHz licenses from D&E Investments, Inc. (D&E), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Windstream Corporation (Windstream), to New Cingular Wireless PCS, LLC (New [...]

RTG files ex parte regarding roaming obligations of CMRS providers and other providers of mobile data services

Click here for a copy of the letter filed on May 24th withdrawing RTG's position on in-market roaming from RTG’s Petition for Reconsideration in the Alltel/Verizon merger. RTG reiterates its remaining positions on data roaming, [...]

May 24th, 2010|Categories: Competition, FCC Filings, Roaming|Tags: , , , , , , |