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
Basic Trading Area BTA,   EAS Local Area,   LAN Local Area Network,   LECC Local Emergency Communications Committee,   Local Access and Transport Area LATA,   Local Area,   Local Area Network LAN,   Local area network LAN,   LOCAL AREA NETWORK LAN,   Local Multipoint Distribution Services LMDS,  

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