The Digital Policy Institute Presents:

"Preemption, Policy and Politics"

Wednesday, February 25 2:00 PM EST


  • Russ Hanser, J.D. – Partner, Wilkinson, Barker, Knauer, LLP
  • Michael Santorelli, J.D. – Director, Advanced Communications Law and Policy Institute, New York Law School
  • Larry Spiwak, J.D. – President, Phoenix Center for Advanced Legal & Economic Public Policy Studies
  • Moderator: Barry Umansky, J.D. – Senior Fellow and Senior Policy Counsel at the Digital Policy Institute and Professor of Telecommunications at Ball State University
  • The webinar will feature distinguished panelists to address federal preemption in the communications sector, including a discussion of the "other" decision the FCC is scheduled to make on February 26th. Although net neutrality is the lead item on the Commission's agenda that day, the future of broadband also will be affected significantly by how the FCC addresses efforts of municipalities to become Internet Service Providers – either on their own or via public/private partnerships.

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