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FM Translator Auction Scheduled For Mutually Exclusive Applications from First 2017 Cross-Service Translator Window
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • March 26 2018

It appears that the FCC is attempting to clear its backlog of pending translator applications - and moving quickly to do so. On Friday, it released a


The Government Is Closed, But the FCC Is Not - How Government Agencies Dealing with Media Issues are Handling the Shutdown
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • January 21 2018

As anyone who had turned on TV, listened to the radio, looked at the Internet or read a newspaper knows, the Federal government ran out of money at


15 Years Later - Auction of FM Translators from 2003 Translator Window Scheduled
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • January 17 2018

The FCC has just announced an auction for approximately 43 translators left over from the 2003 FM translator window (see proposed auction procedures


January Regulatory Dates for Broadcasters - Quarterly Issues Programs Lists and Children’s Television Reports, FM Translator Window, Main Studio Rule Change and Streaming Requirements
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • January 2 2018

The holidays are over, and while the regulation never stops, it is time to once again buckle down and look at what is on the horizon for broadcasters


FCC Freezes LPTV and TV Translator Applications in Anticipation of Displacement Filing Window
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • December 21 2017

The FCC yesterday issued a Public Notice announcing the immediate freeze on the filing of minor change applications for LPTV and TV translator


Second Window for AM Stations to Seek New FM Translators to Open From January 25 through January 31
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2017

Late yesterday, the FCC released the Public Notice setting out the instructions for the final window for AM stations to get exclusive access to FM


FCC Decision Says HD Channels on FM Translators OK - For Now
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • November 30 2017

For many years, the FCC's Audio Division has allowed the rebroadcast of FM multicast HD signals on FM translators. Recognizing that HD receivers are


FCC Announces Dates for “Long-Form” Applications by AM Stations that Filed for New FM Translators
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • November 2 2017

The FCC yesterday released a Public Notice announcing a filing window from December 1 through December 21 for “long-form” applications for new


November Regulatory Dates for Broadcasters - Including Broadcast Ownership, ATSC, Main Studio, EAS, TV Improvements and FM Translator Settlements
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • November 1 2017

While November is an odd numbered month in which there are no deadlines for EEO Public File or Mid-term Reports, and it is not the beginning of a new


Update: FCC Adopted Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to Eliminate the Requirement that Licensees Maintain Paper Copy of the Rules
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • September 27 2017

At its meeting yesterday, as promised, the FCC adopted a notice of proposed rulemaking to eliminate the rule that certain classes of FCC licensees