|9. Description of Special Temporary Authority Requested.
Pursuant to Section 63.25 of the Commission's rules, Hiawatha Broadband Communications, Inc. ('HBC') seeks special temporary authority ('STA') to provide global resale services (consistent with its existing authorization, File No. ITC-214-20050824-00344) as assigned from HBC Telecom, Inc. HBC and TDS Metrocom, LLC (HBC Telecom's successor in interest) have requested after-the-fact consent to the assignment of international Section 214 authorization(see File No. ITC-ASG-20071113-00462) and request STA for the interim period until the Commission acts on the underlying assignment application. The Applicants acknowledge that Commission grant of this STA will not prejudice any action the Commission may take on the underlying assignment application, and that the Commission may revoke any STA upon its own motion without a hearing.