Date/Time: Wednesday, January 18, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. ET
Location: In-Person: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP – 1800 M Street NW, Suite 800N, Washington, DC 20036; Virtual: Link to Follow

Topic: Lunch and Learn on Universal Service Appellate Cases

Speakers: Jennifer Tatel (Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP); Jason Neal (HWG LLP); Joel Thayer (Digital Progress Institute); Moderated by Morgan Schick (Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP)

Description: On January 18, the FCBA’s Judicial Practice Committee will host a brownbag lunch and learn to discuss the cases before the 5th, 6th, and 11th Circuit Courts of Appeals challenging the universal service contribution rates. Topics will include the current status of the Consumers Research, et al. v. FCC cases, interpretations under the non-delegation doctrine, and the future of the Universal Service programs.

Update: Online registration is closed. Please contact Janeen Wynn ( if you would like to attend virtually.