Voluntary All-Digital AM Authorized New Rules for Public Notices Video (Audio) Description Mandate Expanded to Markets 61-100 December 1 deadline for EEO Reports in Public Inspection Files These are the stories awaiting you in the November issue of Antenna newsletter, written by communications... Read More.
(February 20, 2018) - NHAB's man in Washington is back with another monthly newsletter chock full of radio and television news. The biggest news is that stations are pushing hard to meet the March 1 deadline for having all Public Files online via the FCC... Read More.
(January 19, 2018) - National TV ownership limits...FCC orders Blue Alerts to be incorporated into Emergency Alert System...freeze on LPTV apps...new rules for closed captioning...$13 million in fines levied on Sinclair Broadcast Group for sponsor misidentifications...main studio rule repealed...March first deadline for online Public... Read More.
(June 20, 2017) - Proposed elimination of the FCC's main studio rule is the featured article in the latest Antenna newsletter published by Attorney Scott Flick at Pillsbury law firm. The newsletter is another benefit... Read More.
(May 30, 2017) Greetings NHAB members, There is important news to report on the legal battle over property taxes and whether critical and valuable broadcast equipment could be taxed by local cities and towns. Late last week, the... Read More.
(May 15, 2017) - The repacking phase of television's voluntary Incentive Spectrum Auction is underway and it's the headline article in the May issue of Antenna newsletter. Space currently occupied by Channels 38 through 51 will be eliminated over the next 39 months, resulting... Read More.
(February 17, 2017) - Station public files no longer need to contain correspondence from the public. That's the major takeaway from the latest issue of the Antenna newsletter, written by Scott R. Flick, a... Read More.
(October 17, 2016) - The television spectrum incentive auction hasn't come anywhere close to hitting the federal expectations so another round of bidding will soon start. Meantime, the FCC has proposed a schedule plan for... Read More.
Click here for the April 2016 issue of Antenna, produced by our Washington law firm Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP. Topics addressed include: multilingual rules for EAS Video description requirements Post-repack channel sharing Upcoming FCC deadlines application for a new non-commercial FM at 91.7 in Scarborough,... Read More.