TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on May 22, 2020

Tennessee Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III has joined 38 attorneys general in urging Congress to help ensure all Americans have the home internet access they need to participate in telemedicine, teleschooling and telework. The group lauded independent efforts of various companies to increase access by waiving late fees or even providing free or discounted access to students and medical providers, but said such efforts are not sustainable. They instead argue for a national solution as part of any additional legislation that provides relief and resources related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read the letter.