The FCC decision pre-empts efforts by states to force regional carriers to offer 'naked' DSL.
Articles by Roy Mark
Lawsuit contends VoIP provider misrepresents the type of emergency 911 service it provides.
The VoIP wholesaler withdraws petition seeking FCC ruling on interconnection fees.
Interconnection fees between IP voice traffic and Bells' last mile copper networks at source of dispute.
As Internet telephony spreads, weaknesses in 911 availability become painfully obvious.
Vonage and Nuvio say port blocking is easy to prove, but allege that telecoms and cable companies are also degrading VoIP signals.
North Carolina company agrees to pay $15,000 and promises to drop port-blocking practices.