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What Issues Should Broadcasters be Considering When Taking Advantage of New Rules Abolishing Main Studio and Staffing Requirements?
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • January 24 2018

The FCC this week published a Small Business Compliance Guide for companies looking to take advantage of the FCC’s elimination of the main studio


Attorney General Sessions Memo Frees Federal Prosecutors to Pursue Marijuana Cases - What Does It Mean for Broadcast Advertisements?
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • January 5 2018

Yesterday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued a one-page memo (here) advising Federal prosecutors to use their discretion in pursuing marijuana


Update: New Advertising Disclaimers on E-Cig and Cigar Advertising Still on for 2018
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • October 13 2017

Last year, the FDA adopted requirements to tag advertisements for vaping and e-cig advertising with a warning that e-cigs contain nicotine and that


Complaints Filed Against TV Stations for Public File Violations on Political Issue Ads
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • August 23 2017

Earlier this week, the Campaign Legal Center and Issue One, two political "watchdog" organizations, filed FCC complaints against two Georgia TV


Demands to Pull Political Attack Ads - What is a Station to Do?
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • October 26 2016

As we approach Election Day, the political ads seem to be getting more and more frequent, and often more and more nasty. With the rise in the number


Update: More on Marijuana Advertising
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • August 19 2016

In the few days since I posted this update on concerns about marijuana advertising, there has been much attention devoted to the subject - and none


FDA Continues to Schedule Marijuana as a Schedule I Drug - Doing Nothing to Clarify the Still Murky State of Broadcast Advertising
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • August 17 2016

Last week's letter from the FDA detailing its position that there should be no change in marijuana being classified as a Schedule I drug under


Follow Up on Effective Dates of New Rules on E-Cig Advertising
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • August 9 2016

In recent days, there have been a number of broadcast trade press articles about new regulations that have gone into effect for e-cig advertising. We


Programmatic Advertising Buying and the FCC’s Political Broadcasting Rules
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • August 8 2016

With the national presidential conventions complete, and most of the state primaries for Congressional, state and local offices either behind us or


Stephen Colbert Brews Up a Parody on Aggressive Protection of Olympic Trademarks
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • August 7 2016

A few weeks ago, we wrote here about the risks of using in advertising and promotions the Olympic trademarks, symbols or marks that may suggest an