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FCC Launches Rulemaking Proceeding on ATSC 3.0 Broadcast Standard
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • February 24 2017

By a unanimous vote yesterday, the FCC adopted a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) soliciting comment on the implementation of the nextgeneration


FCC Waives Incentive Auction Anti-Collusion Rule
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • February 10 2017

To the plaudits of the broadcast industry, the FCC announced a limited waiver of its incentive auction anti-collusion rule that, in the words of FCC


Pai Publishes Draft Rulemaking Notice On Next-Generation TV Standard
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • February 3 2017

Acting on a petition filed last April by the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) and other industry groups, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai began


FCC Adopts Plan For Repacking TV Stations after Incentive Auction
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • February 3 2017

As wireless industry bidding continued in the forward phase of the incentive auction, the FCC Media Bureau issued a public notice last Friday which


FCC Video Competition Report Depicts Gains in Online Video Distribution
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • January 27 2017

Data included in the FCC's latest annual report on the state of video competition depict continuing gains for over-the-top online video distribution


House Bill Would Roll Back FCC Rules on Noncommercial Broadcast Ownership Disclosure
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • January 20 2017

In one of her first acts as Chairwoman of the House Communications Subcommittee, Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) introduced legislation Tuesday that


FCC Approves $4.6 Billion Merger of Nexstar and Media General
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • January 13 2017

Nexstar received FCC consent Wednesday to proceed with its plan to acquire Media General (MG) in a $4.6 billion transaction that will make the


House Bill Would Repeal Broadcast-Newspaper Cross Ownership Ban
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • December 9 2016

Setting the stage for a shift in regulatory philosophy with the dawn of a new Congress and presidential administration, House Communications


AT&T Launches Live Online Television Service
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • December 2 2016

On Wednesday, AT&T officially launched DirecTV Now, its long-anticipated over-the-top (OTT) video streaming service that will provide customers with


Netflix to Offer Subscribers Video Download Option
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • December 2 2016

In another development which impacts the market for OTT video services, Netflix announced Wednesday that it will enable subscribers to its video