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AT&T / Bell South Merger Dont be a FOOL; The Law is Not DIY

AT&T Inc. and BellSouth Corp. Application for Transfer of Control , WC Docket No. 06-74, Memorandum Opinion and Order, 22 FCC Rcd 5662 (2007)

"The Federal Communications Commission today approved the merger of AT&T Inc. (AT&T) and BellSouth Corp. (BellSouth). The Commission concluded that significant public interest benefits are likely to result from this transaction. Benefits to consumers include:

The Commission’s analysis of competitive effects focused on six key groups of services. They are:

Action by the Commission, and effective upon adoption, Friday, December 29, 2006, by Memorandum Opinion and Order. Chairman Martin and Commissioner Tate, with Commissioners Copps and Adelstein concurring, and Commissioner McDowell not participating. Docket No.: 06-74 Wireline Competition Bureau Staff Contact: Nicholas Alexander at 2173, nicholas.alexander



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