The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) continues to set pace regarding its review and authorization of licenses under which foreign-owned companies operate, especially those that are Chinese state-owned. In response to the April 4th Executive Order formalizing Team Telecom (EO), the FCC issued a Public Notice on April 27th refreshing the record of the FCC’s 2016

On Thursday, a group of Executive Branch agencies, including those that comprise the working group known as “Team Telecom”, recommended to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) that it revoke China Telecom (Americas) Corp.’s (China Telecom’s) authorizations to provide international telecommunications services to and from the United States.  The agencies that made the recommendation, including the

On April 4, 2020, President Trump issued an Executive Order formalizing the working group colloquially known as “Team Telecom” and its review of certain licensing applications referred to it by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for national security and law enforcement concerns. The order comes amidst increasing concern of foreign influence over the U.S. telecommunications