Press Release, Statement
October 1, 2019
CTIA Statement on Today’s U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit Decision .
“The wireless industry supports an open internet, and we are pleased that the court upheld the FCC’s authority to classify mobile broadband. The time is now right for Congress to enshrine permanent neutrality protections into law, thereby safeguarding consumers’ interests without discouraging network investments which are vital to promoting innovation and creating jobs.”
CTIA® (www.ctia.org) represents the U.S. wireless communications industry and the companies throughout the mobile ecosystem that enable Americans to lead a 21st century connected life. The association’s members include wireless carriers, device manufacturers, suppliers as well as apps and content companies. CTIA vigorously advocates at all levels of government for policies that foster continued wireless innovation and investment. The association also coordinates the industry’s voluntary best practices, hosts educational events that promote the wireless industry and co-produces the industry’s leading wireless tradeshow. CTIA was founded in 1984 and is based in Washington, D.C.