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Comments Due April 30 on FCC Proposal to Abolish Form 397 EEO Mid-Term Report
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA, Australia
  • April 2 2018

As part of its Modernization of Media Regulation initiative, the FCC proposed to do away with the requirement for TV station employment groups with 5


Another Media Regulation Modernization Proposal - Abandon the Form 397 EEO Mid-Term Report (Though Maintain the EEO Performance Review)
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • February 23 2018

At its meeting yesterday, the FCC adopted a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking suggesting the abolition of the EEO Mid-Term Report, FCC Form 397. That form


February Regulatory Dates for Broadcasters - Including EEO, Online Public File, Biennial Ownership Reports, ATSC 3.0 and FM Translator Comments, Effective Dates of Ownership Rule Changes
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • February 1 2018

We are already a full month into the New Year, and the regulatory issues for broadcasters keep on coming. February brings the usual requirements for


FCC Still Enforcing EEO Rules For Broadcasters - $20,000 Fine for Stations that Did Not Document EEO Outreach
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • December 12 2017

A Notice of Apparent Liability released yesterday shows that the FCC is still enforcing its EEO rules even though those rules have been somewhat


Almost 80 Radio Stations Hit With New FCC EEO Audit Letter
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • June 17 2017

While the FCC in April made broadcaster's compliance with the FCC's EEO rules easier by allowing the wide dissemination of information about job


5 Questions on the Meaning of the FCC’s Recent Ruling on Online Recruiting - How Does it Change a Broadcaster’s EEO Obligations?
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • May 10 2017

The FCC recently issued a declaratory ruling (which we summarized here) addressing the requirement that broadcasters widely disseminate information


FCC Finds Online Sources Satisfy EEO Requirements for Wide Dissemination of Job Openings by Broadcasters and MVPDs
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • April 23 2017

The FCC on Friday released a declaratory ruling making it significantly easier for broadcasters and MVPDs to meet their EEO obligations imposed by


FCC Releases First EEO Audit for 2017 - Over 200 Radio and Almost 80 TV Stations Named in the Audit Notice
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • February 9 2017

In the swirl of news about the deregulatory efforts of the new FCC, one could almost forget that there are still many regulations in place that


Looking at the Last Night’s Election Results and the Future of Washington Policy For Broadcasters
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • November 9 2016

Early this week, in some of the legal journals that circulate in Washington, there was much speculation as to potential appointees to various


August Regulatory Dates for Broadcasters - New Fees, EAS Registration Requirement, EEO Obligations and More
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • July 27 2016

As we enter the last full month of summer, when many are already looking forward to the return to the more normal routines of autumn, regulatory