Legal Hotline

The NHAB In-State and Washington Hotlines are for NHAB members only. All members who are up-to-date and have paid their annual dues can use the following hotlines at no charge.

The NHAB is happy to provide its members with the following in-state and Washington, D.C. hotline numbers. If you have a general business-related question or a broadcast-specific question, just pick up the phone and call the most appropriate legal hotline. The only thing you pay for is the phone call – the information you receive from the attorney is free of charge!

In-State Hotline

  • Advertising law and regulations
  • Employer/employee law and regulations
  • Prior restraint
  • Legal and court procedures

Contact: Joanne Craighead at the law firm of Craighead & Martin 603-641-9555 ([email protected])

Washington Hotline

  • Annual Filings
  • Contests/promotions
  • FCC Regulations
  • Political time issues

Contact:¬†Scott Flick at the law firm of Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman 202-663-8167 ([email protected])


Scott Flick
Mr. Flick works in the areas of mass media and new communications technologies. He represents broadcast stations and networks before federal regulatory agencies and provides counsel on regulatory, business, policy, and technological issues. His practice addresses issues regarding program distribution, cable and satellite television, program rights, and other related intellectual property issues.