September 7, 2022 Weekly Wireless Wrap-Up

Good afternoon from Washington, DC!  We hope everyone’s Form 477 and inaugural BDC submissions went well last week!  Below you will find this week’s Wireless Wrap-Up, your update on the wireless telecommunications regulatory landscape, important wireless decisions, and more!  Here is your wrap-up:

    • On 9/1, the FCC released a Public Notice announcing that bidding had concluded in Auction 108, which auctioned flexible-use geographic overlay licenses in the 2.5 GHz band.  Auction 108 raised a total of $419,133,261 in net bids, and $427,789,670 in gross bids, with 63 bidders winning a total of 7,872 licenses. For more information, a list of top bidders and to view a copy of the Public Notice, see our post here.
    • On 9/1, the FCC published in the Federal Register the Public Notice seeking comment on the STIR/SHAKEN extensions and the STIR/SHAKEN Triennial Report, thereby setting the comment and reply comment dates.  For more information and to review a summary of the Public Notice, see our post here.
    • On Friday, September 2, 2022, the FCC released a Report and Order and Notice of Inquiry (“R&O” and “NOI”) on the Assessment and Collection of Fees for Fiscal year (“FY”) 2022.  The R&O adopts a schedule of regulatory fees to assess and collect $381,950,000 in regulatory fees for FY 2022.  A regulatory fee deadline has not yet been announced, but we expect it before the end of the month.  For more information on fee assessments please, see our post here.

For more information or assistance on telecommunications matters, please contact us.

Recent Posts