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                               ENFORCEMENT BUREAU

                                 WESTERN REGION

                               Los Angeles Office

                        18000 Studebaker Road, Suite 660

                               Cerritos, CA 90703

                                  May 2, 2011

   Dennis Rushing

   Bakersfield, CA

                         NOTICE OF UNLICENSED OPERATION

   Case Number: EB-11-LA-0060

   Document Number: W201132900008

   On April 14, 2011, in response to an interference complaint from Verizon
   Wireless on the frequency 850 MHz in Bakersfield, California, an agent
   from the Enforcement Bureau's Los Angeles Office met with you at your
   residence  in Bakersfield, California.  You acknowledged to the Los
   Angeles agent the operation of the bi-direction amplifier ("BDA") and
   further acknowledged that you are a subscriber to the AT&T wireless

   Verizon Wireless has a license to provide cellular communications on 850
   MHz in the Bakersfield area.  Section 22.383 of the Commission's Rules,
   which applies to public mobile service licensees like AT&T and Verizon
   Wireless, provides that "[l]icensees may install in-building radiation
   systems without applying for authorization or notifying the FCC, provided
   that the locations of the in-building radiation systems are within the
   protected service area of the licensee's authorized transmitter(s) on the
   same channel or channel block." A licensee's authority to install a BDA
   does not, without further authorization from the licensee, permit a
   subscriber to install a BDA. In response to an inquiry from a Los Angeles
   agent, both AT&T and Verizon Wireless reported that they did not provide
   you authorization to install or operate a BDA.

   Operation of radio transmitting equipment without a valid FCC
   authorization or license is a violation of Section 301 of the
   Communications Act of 1934, as amended, and may subject the responsible
   parties to substantial monetary forfeitures, in rem arrest action against
   the offending radio equipment, and criminal sanctions including
   imprisonment. Because unlicensed operation creates a danger of
   interference to important radio communications services and may subject
   the operator to severe penalties, this warning emphasizes the importance
   of complying strictly with these legal requirements.


   You have ten (10) days from the date of this notice to respond with any
   evidence that you have authority to operate granted by the FCC or have
   obtained consent from a licensed Common Carrier. To resolve the issue with
   respect to your authority to operate this device, and pursuant to Section
   403 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended, provide an explanation
   as to what has been done to correct the interference issue and to ensure
   that it will not recur; provide any agreements made with any cellular
   carrier to operate the system and include any relevant documents. Identify
   the make, model and serial number of each piece of equipment including the
   antennas if applicable.

   Your response should be sent to the address in the letterhead and
   reference the listed case and document number. Under the Privacy Act of
   1974, 5 U.S.C. S: 552a(e)(3), we are informing you that the Commission's
   staff will use all relevant material information before it to determine
   what, if any, enforcement action is required to ensure your compliance
   with FCC Rules. This will include any information that you disclose in
   your reply.

   You may contact this office if you have any questions.

   Nader Haghighat

   District Director

   Los Angeles Office

   Western Region

   Enforcement Bureau


   Excerpts from the Communications Act of 1934, As Amended

   Enforcement Bureau, "Inspection Fact Sheet", March 2005

   Section 22.99 of the Commission's Rules defines "in-building radiation
   systems" as "[s]upplementary systems comprising low power transmitters,
   receivers, indoor antennas and/or leaky coaxial cable radiators, designed
   to improve service reliability inside buildings or structures located
   within the service areas of stations in the Public Mobile Services." 47
   C.F.R. S: 22.99

   47 C.F.R. S: 22.383.

   47 U.S.C. S: 301.

   See 47 U.S.C. S:S: 401, 501, 503, 510.

   47 U.S.C. S: 403.