Antenna Newsletter

Antenna is a monthly e-newsletter on communications law issues written by the Association’s Federal Counsel, Pillsbury Law.  Pillsbury Law also runs our Federal Legal hotline.

Newsletter Archive

2017

November – Inside: Main studio rule repealed; TV filing freeze to be lifted; Ownership review, and more…

October – AM engineering rules relaxed; Second Priority TV filing window set; FM translator window ends 11/29, and more…

September– Ownership report filing window postponed; Reg. fees due 9/26; Multilingual EAS reports due 11/6, and more…

August – Inside: EAS test 9/27; First Priority TV Filing Window; Repack costs exceed funding, and more…

July – Inside: Blue Alert code proposed; Expanding video description requirement; Divestiture for Cochise Broadcasting, and more…

June – Inside: FCC proposes Main Studio Rule elimination; new FM translator window; media rules reviewed, and more…

May – Inside: Repack transition begins; internet can be sole recruitment tool; FM petitions abound; new opportunities for noncomm fundraising, and more…

April – Inside: TV channel sharing beyond auction; 9th Circuit denies FilmOn X, translator siting rule changes; procedures for post-auction reimbursement, and more…

March – Inside: FCC Proposes Next Gen TV; Translator Siting Rules Relaxed; New FCC Makes Changes, and more…

February – Inside: Post-Auction Transition Plan; Public Correspondence out of Public File; App Procedures for Repack, and more…

January – Inside: Proposal to allow more reliance on internet recruitment; interim GMR licensing agreement; Record-keeping obligations in public file clarified, and more…

2016

December – Inside: Rule eliminating cross-ownership ban introduced; radio public files to be uploaded by 12/24 and more…

November – Inside: Foreign Ownership Review; NAB Sony/Warner streaming deal; Contest jeopardizes license renewal and more…

October – Inside: TV repack scheduling plan proposed; Court reverses DOJ on music licensing; UHF discount abolished and more…

September – Inside: Quadrennial ownership reviews completed; Auction Stage 1 unsuccessful; ’16 Regulatory fees due 9/27 and more…

August – Inside: Nationwide EAS test set for 9/28; FCC recaps bona fide news rule; New EAS event code created and more…

 

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