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Verizon Files Lawsuit Over FCC Net Neutrality

Verizon has filed a lawsuit over the FCC net neutrality order. The company said the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) decision on the issue was outside the scope of its powers.

“We are deeply concerned by the FCC’s assertion of broad authority for sweeping new regulation of broadband networks and the Internet itself,” Verizon said in a statement.

The so-called net neutrality rules, in theory, were designed to balance the interests of ISP (internet service providers), content companies and consumers, but analysts predicted a court challenge based on its broad scope.