FCC Order Bans Certain Arrangements to Promote Competition in Multi-Tenant Buildings


On February 15, 2022, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) released a Report and Order adopting new rules to further broadband competition for the millions of Americans living and working in apartments, public housing, office buildings, and other multiple-tenant environments (MTEs). In their recently-published client alert, Pillsbury colleagues Glenn Richards and Betsy Craig discuss how the commission rules out certain revenue sharing agreements, requires disclosure of exclusive marketing arrangements and restricts sale-and-leaseback arrangements.