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Greenfield's poetry mirrors the lives of modern African American children and, if the child chooses a poem that reflects their cultural experience, it is a poem suitable for slamming.
SBC officials said that the majority of complaints were about slamming, where MCI switched the customers' local phone service without the customers' consent.
SBC Pacific Bell is committed to helping customers avoid slamming and other unethical business practices, and works directly with its customers who have fallen victim to such practices to restore legitimate services.
This filing also follows on the heels of several other regulatory and court actions stemming from inappropriate marketing practices and slamming on the part of MCI, although this is the first case of which SBC is aware related to slamming of local service.
The Federal Communications Commission has identified slamming as the number one complaint consumers have about their telephone service.
In December, the FCC finalized a rule that mandated that carriers accused of slamming provide up to 30 days of free service to persons alleging a slamming violation.
But with local toll service now open to competition, a new kind of slamming local toll slamming -- could emerge as a problem throughout the state.
Under the new policy, Pacific Bell will remove the entire charge from the customer's bill and instruct the offending provider not to use Pacific Bell's billing service to attempt to collect any money from the slamming victim.
Pacific Bell introduced the new Web page to make it more convenient for customers to register their slamming and cramming complaints and to allow Pacific Bell to handle consumers' complaints more efficiently.
In March of this year AT&T voluntarily implemented new anti-slamming initiatives which included setting up a 24-hour slamming resolution center as well as suspending the use of certain marketing firms who were not meeting our strict standards.
AT&T is committed to a zero tolerance policy against slamming and the Staff and Commission are aware that in March of this year AT&T voluntarily proposed some new anti-slamming initiatives which included setting up a 24-hour slamming resolution center as well as suspending the use of certain marketing firms who were not meeting our strict standards.