Regulatory Updates


Staying up-to-date with compliance has never been easier with our worldwide regulatory updates. Track by countries, months, quarters, and wireless or ITE impact.

USA AND CANADA: Reminder About the Acceptable ANSI Standards For FCC And IC

The following standards are currently applicable for FCC and IC as described below: FCC ANSI C63.4-2003 and ANSI C63.4-2009 are presently permitted and acceptable to TCBs/FCC ANSI C63.4-2014 is not permitted until the new FCC Report […]

May 28, 2015
SOUTH AFRICA: SABS Internal Preliminary Investigation

As of May 11, 2015, South Africa’s Bureau of Standards (SABS) has suspended its services pending an internal preliminary investigation of non‐compliance in its processes and procedures. SABS had recently received a complaint purporting that […]

May 28, 2015
CUBA – UNITED STATES: The Senate Of The United States Authorize Exportations Of Communication Devices To Cuba

A bill published in the library of congress web page on 19 May 2015, authorizes any person or entity subject to the United States jurisdiction to export and provide communications services to Cuba or persons […]

May 21, 2015
UNITED STATES: Important Reminder About FCC Changes

In the first quarter of this year, the FCC published Summary of Key Changes in the Report and Order FCC 14-208 (see the attached pdf for your reference). A point to recall is that FCC […]

May 21, 2015
ARGENTINA: New Telecom Regulator

AUTORIDAD FEDERAL DE TECNOLOGÍAS DE LA INFORMACIÓN Y LAS COMUNICACIONES will be the new Telecom Regulator in Argentina. The decree 677/2015 published on April 28th, 2015 states that the Ministry of Communication has announced the […]

May 12, 2015
EUROPEAN UNION: EC adopts decision on 1452-1492MHz band

On May 8th, 2015 the European Commission adopted a decision to open up the 1452-1492 MHz frequency band for wireless broadband under harmonised technical conditions, while ensuring the protection of existing usage of the band […]

May 12, 2015