City and County of San Francisco

39 Cal. 3d 523 (1985), 703 P.2d 381

The Court affirmed a Commission decision approving an offset rate increase for Pacific Bell over the objection of the City that certain terms of a prior settlement between the City and Pacific in an earlier (general rate) proceeding required a reduction of the offset rate increase.  The offset rate increase resulted from a decision of the FCC requiring Pacific to change its accounting procedures to treat installation costs as a current expense rather than a capital expenditure.

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