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[ITworld] US Ambassador hits out at EU telcos' proposals to change rules on voice and data traffic

The US will not support changes to international telecommunications rules proposed by European telcos at a conference in December. [...]

The European Telecommunications Network Operators' Association (ETNO) has proposed changes to the rules in order to make the sending party network pays. [...]

Kennard also criticized the role of the International Telecommunication Union, the U.N. body responsible for the treaty, saying "compensation systems on the Internet are complex and it is not appropriate for a treaty-based organization to manage them." He added that he appreciated some of the concerns including the "specter of net neutrality", but added "we don't see a tsunami of regulation coming in". [...]

http://www.itworld.com/government/300010/us-ambassador-hits-out-eu-telco...