February 14 2018
Arthur Shay Next big thing – 5G and narrowband Internet of Things

Taiwan - Shay & Partners

Chunghwa Telecom recently announced that it will make a 5G pre-commercial system available in Taipei in 2020. The National Communications Commission has welcomed the move. It has also stated that its legislative proposal on the Telecommunications Act will take a proactive approach in responding to the significant need for flexible frequency sharing and network use.

Author: Arthur Shay
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Christine Reilly Court rejects plaintiff's efforts to expand discovery beyond fax

USA - Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP

A Pennsylvania federal court recently refused to allow a plaintiff to rummage around in the defendant's records of all fax communications that it had sent within the past four years, noting that discovery cannot be used as a way of potentially putting together a separate and unrelated class action for other Telephone Consumer Protection Act violations. The court may have allowed the discovery had there been evidence of other faxes sent in the relevant period.

Authors: Christine Reilly, A Paul Heeringa
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Lisl Dunlop Potential impacts on telehealth from net neutrality repeal

USA - Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP

Authors: Lisl Dunlop, Richard P Lawson, Shoshana Speiser