The next FREE webinar for MBA members from Local Broadcast Sales.com is slated for Tuesday, June 14, 12 noon. Register today for "Broadcast Sellers' 7 Biggest Mistakes and How to Avoid Them" presented by LBS New Business Development Expert Mark Levy. Mark previews seven key missteps... Read More.
By David Burns - Pillsbury Law On a day when a major broadcast ownership decision from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit garnered most of the attention, the FCC worked on more prosaic matters,... Read More.
The Radio Television Digital News Association has released the regional winners of the Edwards R. Murrow Awards. The winners from Region 10, covering all of New England, automatically move on to the national awards... Read More.
Massachusetts Broadcasters Association Washington counsel Pillsbury Law has released two advisories regarding upcoming FCC deadlines for Quarterly Children’s Television Programming Documentation due April 11 and First Quarter Issues/Programs List due to the FCC April 10. Each... Read More.
In a voice vote held yesterday evening the House of Representatives passed the “Integrated Public Alert and Warning System Modernization Act of 2015.” The bill, which was originally introduced by Senator Susan Collins of Maine in the Senate, was born chiefly through the... Read More.
A group of owners and General Managers representing the over-the-air television and radio broadcasters of Massachusetts took to Capitol Hill recently as part of the National Association of Broadcasters State Leadership Conference. The MBA visited with Senators Ed Markey and Elizabeth Warren along with Representatives... Read More.
The Massachusetts Broadcasters Association is once again giving its member stations an opportunity to solidify the future of broadcasting by participating in the 2016-2017 MBA Student Broadcaster Scholarship Program. Each year the MBA awards... Read More.
Each year the Massachusetts Broadcasters Association files comments on numerous Federal Communications Commission proceedings on behalf of our members. The following is a list of the FCC proceedings in which the MBA jointly participated in 2015 thanks to Washington counsel of Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw... Read More.
Last month the MBA held its fourth annual Sound Bites event at the Sheraton Framingham Hotel and Conference Center. This year’s annual meeting and mingling event featured dueling sales seminars, a keynote address from Greater Media Chairman and CEO Peter Smyth, music from Country... Read More.