TekSavvy sticking to lower internet prices despite wholesale rate stay

The temporary nature of the decision by the Federal Court of Appeal to freeze a CRTC order forcing the big telecoms to slash how much they charge resellers of their internet bandwidth means it may be too early to tell how long  lower consumer prices will be around, the Canadian Network Operators Consortium (CNOC) said. 

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Site-blocking is domain of CRTC, TekSavvy tells court

Even if the large telecoms satisfy the court’s threshold to move forward with forcing internet service providers (ISPs) to block a website involved in alleged copyright infringing activity, it should not grant the application because it would usurp the authority of the CRTC, TekSavvy Solutions Inc. is arguing in fresh documents filed in Federal Court on Monday. 

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