09.19.16 NTCA meets with Commissioner Clyburn's Chief of Staff and Media Advisor on STB Proceeding, MB 16-42 et al
Expanding Consumers’ Video Navigation Choices, MB Docket No. 16-42; Commercial Availability of Navigation Devices, CS Docket No. 97-80; Promoting the Availability of Diverse and Independent Sources of Video Programming, MB Docket No. 16-41
On Monday, September 19, 2016, Brian Ford, Senior Regulatory Counsel, NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association, met with David Grossman, Chief of Staff and Media Policy Advisor to Commissioner Mignon Clyburn. The parties discussed the “Fact Sheet” released by the Federal Communications Commission in its set-top box (competitive navigation) proceeding on September 8, 2016 as well as the reportedly forthcoming Independent Programming Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (“NPRM”).