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FCC Releases Draft Order to Abolish FCC Form 397 Mid-Term EEO Report
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • January 10 2019

Along with the draft NPRM we wrote about yesterday to consider changes to the FCC’s rules for granting new construction permits for noncommercial


FCC to Examine the Process for Awarding Construction Permits for New NCE and LPFM Stations - And Some of the Rules that Apply Once a New Noncommercial CP is Awarded
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • January 9 2019

As we wrote on Friday, the government shutdown affects many aspects of FCC operations - and could affect the ability of the FCC to hold its regular


January Regulatory Dates for Broadcasters - The Shutdown Does Not Put Everything on Hold
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • January 8 2019

We typically publish our article about upcoming regulatory dates before the beginning of each month, but this month, the looming FCC shutdown and


FCC Shuts Down Because of Government Funding Impasse - What Does It Mean for Broadcasters?
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • January 4 2019

Do you have a deal to buy a new station or a planned technical modification that needs FCC approval? Well, it looks like those plans may have to wait


FCC Starts Warning Stations of Noncompliance with Online Public Inspection File Rules
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2018

This morning, the FCC has started to email out notices to numerous radio stations throughout the country, notifying them that there are issues with


The Importance of Assessing the Safety and Security of Broadcast Stations and Their Personnel
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • November 27 2018

A topic not much discussed among broadcasters, but one that should be paramount in the future planning of all broadcast companies, is insuring the


Agenda for FCC’s December Meeting - Start of Next Quadrennial Review of the Ownership Rules and Elimination of License Posting Requirement
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • November 21 2018

The agenda for the FCC’s December 12 open meeting is to be released today. As has become customary, the Chairman yesterday blogged about the issues to


Comment Dates Set on FCC Proposals to Change Clear Channel AM Interference Protection Standards
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • November 20 2018

The FCC last month released a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking suggesting a lessening of the interference protections afforded to Class A AM stations -


FCC Fine for Premature Construction of Radio Station - Don’t Construct New Facilities Without FCC Permission
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • November 19 2018

The FCC has for decades prohibited the “premature construction” of broadcast stations - constructing new stations or new facilities for existing


FCC Reminder About Activation of the Online Public Inspection File - Potential Impact of Noncompliance at License Renewal Time
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • November 6 2018

By March 1 of 2018, all radio stations were to have activated their online public file. We wrote about how that activation should be done here, and