No satellite operator shall acquire or enjoy the exclusive right of handling telecommunications to or from the United States, its territories or possessions, and any other country or territory by reason of any concession, contract, understanding, or working arrangement to which the satellite operator or any persons or companies controlling or controlled by the operator are parties.
47 U.S. Code § 765g - Exclusivity arrangements
(a) In general
(b) ExceptionIn enforcing the provisions of this section, the Commission—
shall not require the termination of existing satellite telecommunications services under contract with, or tariff commitment to, such satellite operator; but