Local Access and Transport Area LATA

A contiguous local exchange area which includes every point served by a local phone company within an existing community of interest. It also serves as the dividing line for the allocation of assets and liabilities between AT&T and the Bell Operating Companies. LATAS were established by the Department of Justice as a result of the AT&T divestiture.




Related Terms
ACCESS CHARGE,   ACCESS CHARGE,   Access Charge,   Basic Trading Area BTA,   COMMERCIAL LEASED ACCESS,   COMMERCIAL LEASED ACCESS,   Competitive Access Providers,   EAS Local Area,   Hyper Text Transport Protocol HTTP,   LAN Local Area Network,  

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