Reports Filings Comments

Reports & Documentation Focused on Verizon NY

We also filed at the FCC and in NY State to start investigations.

  • On June 30th, 2020, the IRREGULATORS filed comments calling for investigations. Verizon also has ‘redacted’ (hid) some basic information and we are requesting this information is restored – and expanded on.
  • On August 5th, 2020 we also filed with the FCC in the $9 billion 5G plan, pointing out that the FCC never examined the wireless cross-subsidies.
  • SCORE: Verizon NY Settlement: Fiber Optics to Underserved Areas; Repair of the State Utility Networks — with an Assist from the IRREGULATORS. –– While other groups talk, our groups helped to create an investigation with a settlement estimated at $300-500 million and 30000+ lines of fiber, July 2018


Note: Current Investigation of Verizon New York’s business practices.

Fixing Telecom Series

December, 2015, we released the first two reports in a new series, “Fixing Telecom” a project that started 7 years ago. They  are based on mostly public, but un-examined information, the findings impacts all wireline and wireless phone, broadband, Internet and even cable TV/video services in America.



On December 16th, 2015, we filed the first  reports in 31 separate FCC proceedings.

Joint Filings with Consumer Federation of America

Filings New York PSC

  • Case 13-C-0197 Request To Investigate Claims That Verizon’s Wireless  Product, Voice Link,Was Not Created For Replacing Damaged  Lines But As “Home Phone Connect” to Replace Copper Lines  Since 2010, with Alexander Goldman, November 18th, 2013
  • Case 14-M-0183 – Comcast /Time Warner Cable Merger,  NNI testimony, June 19, 2014,
  • Case 14-C-0370
    • In the Matter of a Study on the State of Telecom in NY State.
    • Connect New York Coalition Petition
  • Reports Expose Verizon NY’s Financial Shell Game and the NYPSC’s Role. February 22, 2016
  • CASE 14-C-0370 TELECOM STUDY TECHNICAL CONFERENCE  PANEL 2 – The Status and Adequacy of Advanced Broadband System. February 24, 2016
  • Case 14-C-0370 Comments Related to the NY Public Service Commission’s Report “Staff Assessment of Telecommunications Services”. October 21, 2015
  • Case 14-C-0370 Comments by Public Utility Law Project, PULP: “It’s All Interconnected” report by NNI attached.