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Steven Teplitz - Participant

Steven Teplitz was named Senior Vice President of Government Relations at Time Warner Cable in July 2008. In this role, he oversees the Federal Legislative, Federal Regulatory, and External Affairs groups within the company’s Government Relations Department. Mr. Teplitz previously served as Vice President and Associate General Counsel at Time Warner Inc., having originally joined the company as part of the AOL Legal Department in 1997.

Mr. Teplitz has also served as an attorney in the Federal Communications Commission’s Common Carrier Bureau, where he was involved in various aspects of implementing the local competition provisions of the 1996 Telecommunications Act. Prior to the FCC, Mr. Teplitz was an attorney in private practice, where he represented cable operators and wireless carriers. From 1991-1993, he served as a legislative assistant to U.S. Senator Conrad Burns of Montana. 

Mr. Teplitz is a member of the Federal Communications Bar Association and previously served on the FCBA Foundation board.  He is currently a member of The Media Institute’s board of trustees. 

Mr. Teplitz is a graduate of Colby College (B.A., with honors and distinction in Government) and received his J.D. cum laude from George Washington University, where he was a member of both the George Washington Journal of International Law and Economics, and the George Washington University Moot Court Board.

He resides in Chevy Chase, MD., with his wife and two sons.

Background

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Time Warner Cable

Title

Senior Vice President, Government Relations