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AT&T headlines: AT&T ‘Bait-and-Switch’ Customers Attys Want $3.5M In Fees

From Law360: By Kelly Lienhard (August 16, 2022, 5:50 PM EDT) -- Attorneys who secured a $14 million settlement for a group of AT&T customers claiming they were charged an improper fee asked a California...

AT&T headlines: AT&T, Retailer Must Face Trans Ex-Employee’s Bias Suit

From Law360: A New York federal judge declined to toss a former AT&T sales representative's suit alleging her supervisor denied her training and sales materials because she's transgender, but said the case belongs... Continue...

Top AT&T story from Law360: Robocall Row Class Rep. Fights DirecTV’s Bid For Arbitration

From Law360: By Piper Hudspeth Blackburn (August 15, 2022, 6:57 PM EDT) -- A class representative for nearly 114,000 individuals who say they received illegal telemarketing calls on behalf of DirecTV has urged a West...

AT&T customers take note: FirstNet PTT technical progress highlighted by AT&T at APCO 2022

From Urgent Communications: FirstNet PTT—the mission-critical-push-to-talk (MCPTT) service launched in 2020—continues to evolve with the development of much-anticipated features like LMR interoperability and broadcast technology that will support one-to-many calls, an AT&T official said during...

News On 6 reports AT&T Phone Outage Left Many Without Working Land Line Service

From News On 6: Phone service is restored for a hospital, courthouse and even 911 dispatch after an AT&T outage left them without working land lines for hours. The customers impacted said that AT&T told them...

Law360 on AT&T: Mont. DirecTV Tech Says Drive Time Deserves Pay

From Law360: DirecTV illegally fails to compensate cable technicians for all hours spent traveling to and from job sites, a technician alleged in a lawsuit filed Tuesday in Montana federal court.In his... Continue reading...

AT&T posts 2.5% rise in quarterly core wireless revenue, warns CNBC

From CNBC: AT&T on Thursday posted a 2.5% rise in core wireless revenue for the first quarter, as the telecom giant benefited from the aggressive expansion of its fiber internet and 5G services. Demand for high-speed...

Hold AT&T responsible: DirecTV, Ex-Worker Agree To End Religious Accommodation Suit

From Law360: DirecTV and a former wire technician have agreed to end the ex-employee's suit alleging the company refused to let him take Saturdays off because of his religion, according to a filing... Continue...

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Take action against Airbnb: Airbnb is rolling out ‘new anti-party technology’ in North America

From The Verge: Airbnb is testing new “anti-party technology” in the US and Canada as it attempts to enforce a...

Take action against Airbnb: Airbnb Rolling Out New Screening Tools To Stop Parties

From News On 6: Airbnb says it will use new methods to spot and block people who try to use...

Top Sprint story from Bloomberg Law: T-Mobile’s Sprint Takeover Boosted Mobile Phone Bills, Suit Says

From Bloomberg Law: T-Mobile US Inc.’s 2020 acquisition of Sprint Corp.reduced competition and led to higher prices for all US...