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American Telephone & Telegraph Co. and MCI Communications Corp. said today they had reached an out-of-court settlement on lawsuits and countersuits that had alleged theft of customers and false advertising.

Terms of the settlement were not disclosed.

As part of the agreement, the two companies agreed to propose adoption by the Federal Communications Commission of industrywide standards to protect consumers from being switched to other long-distance companies against their will.

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