Comcast Statement on U.S. Court of Appeals Decision on Comcast v. FCC

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					Comcast Statement on U.S. Court of Appeals
Decision on Comcast v. FCC
April 06, 2010 02:45 PM Eastern Daylight Time  

WASHINGTON--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Today, the United States Court of Appeals for the District of
Columbia Circuit issued its opinion in Comcast v. FCC, No. 08-1291, which petitioned the Court to review an FCC
Order issued in August of 2008.

The unanimous opinion, written by Circuit Judge Tatel and joined by Chief Judge Sentelle and Senior Circuit Judge
Randolph, found for Comcast, granting the petition for review and vacating the FCC Order.

Comcast issued the following statement attributable to Sena Fitzmaurice, Vice President of Government
Communications:

“We are gratified by the Court’s decision today to vacate the previous FCC’s order.Our primary goal was
always to clear our name and reputation. We have always been focused on serving our customers and
delivering the quality open-Internet experience consumers want.Comcast remains committed to the FCC’s
existing open Internet principles, and we will continue to work constructively with this FCC as it determines
how best to increase broadband adoption and preserve an open and vibrant Internet.”

About Comcast Corporation

Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) (www.comcast.com) is one of the nation's leading providers
of entertainment, information and communication products and services. With 23.6 million cable customers, 15.9
million high-speed Internet customers, and 7.6 million Comcast Digital Voice customers, Comcast is principally
involved in the development, management and operation of cable systems and in the delivery of programming
content.

Comcast's content networks and investments include E! Entertainment Television, Style Network, Golf Channel,
VERSUS, G4, PBS KIDS Sprout, TV One, 11 regional sports networks operated by Comcast Sports Group and
Comcast Interactive Media, which develops and operates Comcast's Internet businesses, including Comcast.net
(www.comcast.net). Comcast also has a majority ownership in Comcast-Spectacor, which owns two professional
sports teams, the Philadelphia 76ers NBA basketball team and the Philadelphia Flyers NHL hockey team, and a
large, multipurpose arena in Philadelphia, the Wachovia Center, and manages other facilities for sporting events,
concerts and other events.

Contacts
Comcast Corporation
Sena Fitzmaurice, 202-379-7107
sena_fitzmaurice@comcast.com

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