Former State Department Advisor Gross Joins Wiley Rein

David Gross, the top international communications advisor to the State Department in the administration of George W. Bush, has joined Washington law firm Wiley Rein as a partner in its communications practice.

Gross, who had been U.S. coordinator for international communications and information policy at the State Department, will help U.S. and foreign firms expand their international businesses, said Wiley Rein in announcing the hire.
"We are delighted to welcome David Gross to Wiley Rein," said the former FCC chairman and firm partner Dick Wiley "He is a brand-name in the international telecommunications arena."

John Eggerton

Contributing editor John Eggerton has been an editor and/or writer on media regulation, legislation and policy for over four decades, including covering the FCC, FTC, Congress, the major media trade associations, and the federal courts. In addition to Multichannel News and Broadcasting + Cable, his work has appeared in Radio World, TV Technology, TV Fax, This Week in Consumer Electronics, Variety and the Encyclopedia Britannica.