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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


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


Sinclair Pays $9.4 Million to FCC to Settle Claims of Improper Joint Negotiation of Retransmission Consent Agreements
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • August 2 2016

Last week, the FCC announced a Consent Decree with Sinclair Broadcast Group where Sinclair agreed to pay $9.495 million to the FCC to settle claims


FCC Fines Parties to an LMA $8000 Where Programmer Paid Too Many of Licensee’s Expenses
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • December 18 2015

In a consent decree released earlier this week, the FCC fined the parties to a LMA for an FM radio station in Colorado $8000 because the FCC believed


FCC upholds $50,000 penalty for noncommercial LMA where licensee paid more than its operational expenses
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • September 22 2015

A decision that noncommercial broadcasters should note was released by the Commission last week. The decision was one that upheld a 2012 consent


$50,000 penalty for LMA operations no payments in excess of expenses for noncommercial licensees, and a reminder that licensee must remain in control
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • January 12 2015

A consent decree, requiring $50,000 payment to the FCC by the licensee and programmer of a noncommercial radio station, demonstrates two potential


TV shared service and joint sales agreements back in the news is the FCC poised to act soon, and to also reject relaxation of broadcast-newspaper cross-ownership?
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • February 10 2014

Only two weeks ago, we were writing about the FCC's consideration of TV Joint Sales and Shared Service Agreements (or "side-car arrangements" as some


What’s up with TV shared services agreements?
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • January 27 2014

TV Shared Services Agreements have been one of the targets of public interest groups since the start of the current Quadrennial Review of the FCC's


Odds and ends divestiture trusts, shared services agreements and determinations of significantly viewed stations
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • November 11 2013

Sometimes the FCC decisions come out in a flurry, often with little nuggets of importance in each one. Rather than trying to write about each one