Rebecca Jacobs (M)

Rebecca Jacobs (M)

Attorney at Womble Carlyle Sandridge and Rice LLP

Rebecca Jacobs has a comprehensive communications law practice, guiding clients in media law, Internet, telecom, cable and privacy/data protection matters.

She counsels communications industry clients in negotiating contracts and complex business transactions, as well as helping them resolve disputes and regulatory challenges. Her clients include cable operators, broadband service providers and telecommunications companies.

Rebecca has extensive experience in E-Rate (Universal Service Administration Company Schools and Libraries Program) and Cable Compulsory License matters. She also guides businesses in Telephone Consumer Protection Act issues, as well as pole attachments, and program carriage issues and the negotiation of fiber leases and indefeasible rights of use.

In addition, Rebecca works with Womble Carlyle’s Privacy and Data Protection Team to help clients protect confidential information, including trade secrets, customer data and company records.

Rebecca is a co-author of the firm’s Communications, Tech & Media Review Blog.

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E-rate and Fiber Workshop

Potomac 2

The E-rate/Fiber Workshop will explore recent developments and future prospects for schools, libraries, and fiber providers seeking E-rate support to deploy fiber networks. The discussion will examine the recent round of questions from USAC concerning special construction, the information applicants must collect to receive approval, the allocation of fiber strands, and the timing for lighting […]

E-rate Workshops