FCC says it needs more time to review T-Mobile/Sprint merger, pauses 180-day clock

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9to5Mac—T-Mobile and Sprint officially filed their merger plans with the FCC back in June. While the FCC typically makes a determination within six months, the commission informed the two carriers today that it is pressing pause on the “180-day transaction shot clock.” more…

FCC says it needs more time to review Sprint, T-Mobile merger. The federal agency told the mobile carriers that it's hitting pause on the "shot clock" so it can review newly-submitted materials from the two carriers.