FCC chief says U.S. Internet rules must stand up to lawsuits

Reuters News
Posted: Nov 21, 2014 1:10 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler on Friday said the United States needs sustainable so-called "net neutrality" rules that will stand up to expected lawsuits.

His comments follow controversial changes to Internet regulations proposed earlier this month by U.S. President Barack Obama.

(Reporting by Susan Heavey)