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“FCC Adopts Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Remand Limiting Local Regulation of Cable Services in Light of Sixth Circuit Decision in Montgomery County, MD v. FCC,” Intellectual Property & Technology Law Journal

In this article, Partners Edward L. Prokop and Howard J. Symons discuss updates to the Federal Communication Commission’s Second Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) following the Sixth Circuit’s decision in Montgomery County, MD v. FCC. The article details  how the NPRM will affect “in-kind” contributions required by franchise obligations and how the “Mixed-Use” Rule is applied.