Originally Posted by edshropshire
The fine was only for blocking tethering on their tiered data plans, not unlimited. Because Verizon was already charging for tethering on their unlimited plan when the deal was put in place they can continue to limit tethering on unlimited users. Users with tiered plans do not have to pay extra for tethering.
They cannot limit tethering on unlimited users, especially if your on LTE, but they can charge you a "tethering fee" should they somehow catch you.