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FCC Approves Another Radio Station Acquisition by a Company that is 100 Foreign-Owned
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • August 29 2018

The FCC yesterday issued a Declaratory Ruling approving the acquisition of an FM radio station in upstate New York by a company that is 100


Comments Due July 6 on Proposed Rules for Resolving FM Translator Interference Complaints
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • June 6 2018

The FCC today published in the Federal Register a summary of its proposed rules for resolving complaints of interference to existing full-power


FCC To Consider Proposal for New Rules on FM Translator Interference at Its May Meeting
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • April 20 2018

The FCC yesterday released a draft Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, to be considered at its open meeting on May 10, seeking to add more specificity to


FCC Opens Settlement Window for Mutually Exclusive Applicants in Second Translator Window for AMs Seeking FM Translators
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • April 4 2018

The FCC yesterday issued a Public Notice announcing a window for mutually exclusive applicants filed in the second translator window to attempt to


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


Looking for a New FM? - FCC Releases a Potential “Shopping List” of Channels that Will Be Available in a Future Auction
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • August 15 2017

It has been over two years since the last window allowing applicants to file for new FM stations (see our article here). There had been some


FCC Releases Instructions for Window for AM Stations to File for FM Translators and Announces Translator Filing Freeze - Pay Attention to the Details!
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • June 7 2017

Late yesterday, the FCC released the Public Notice setting out the instructions for the upcoming window for Class C and D AM stations to file for new


Announcement of FCC Window for AM Stations to File For New FM Translators Coming Very Soon
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • May 14 2017

At the NAB Convention, Chairman Pai announced that the promised windows for AM stations to apply for new FM translators would open this summer (see


Update: Comment Dates Set on Prometheus Petition for Reconsideration of Relaxation of Siting Rules for FM Translators Rebroadcasting AM Stations
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • May 5 2017

Earlier this week, we wrote about a number of proceedings affecting FM translators, including the Petition for Reconsideration...


FM Translators Still Contentious - New Filing Window, Suggestions for Resolving Interference Complaints and a Request for Reconsideration of Relaxation of Rules on the Location of FM Translators for AM Stations
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • May 1 2017

For well over a decade, since the FM translator filing window of 2003, translators have been a controversial subject. While they have become more