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AT&T And FTC To Resolve Broadband Throttling Battle

Aug 06, 2019 - ICT Monitor Worldwide

AT&T and the Federal Trade Commission have reached a settlement in principle over allegations that the telecom duped millions of wireless customers by promising them unlimited data but throttling them after they hit a monthly cap.

Counsel for the telecom and FTC informed U.S. District Court Judge Edward Chen in San Francisco on Friday about the tentative agreement, which still must be finalized by both sides. The deal is expected to involve a monetary payment and an injunction, according t...