Net Neutrality Suit Filed as Regulations Set for June 12

Tough new net neutrality regulations were published in the Federal Register, triggering an effective date of June 12 and the first formal legal challenge to the controversial online traffic rules. US Telecom, a trade group whose members include AT&T Inc. and Verizon Communications Inc., filed a lawsuit in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit to stop the rules.