LS Briefs

Securing Necessary Copyright And Trademark Rights For Broadcasts And Promotions Related To The NFL Championship Games And Super Bowl 53

Following the National Football League (“NFL”) Conference Championship games, Super Bowl LIII (or 53) will be held on February 3, 2019, at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia. The NFL diligently protects its copyright and trademark rights as… Read More
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Categories: Broadcast and Media

January 10, 2019 Deadline for Quarterly Radio Issue-Responsive Programming Lists

REMINDER: The quarterly listing of issue-responsive programming broadcast between October 1, 2018 and December 31, 2018 must be uploaded to radio station online Public Inspection Files by January 10, 2019. Read More
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Categories: Broadcast and Media

January 10, 2019 Deadline for Quarterly Television Reports

The fourth quarter reports that full power and Class A television stations must file must be uploaded into each station’s online public inspection file by January 10, 2019. Read More
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Categories: Broadcast and Media

FCC Eliminates License Posting Requirement

The FCC has eliminated the requirement for broadcasters to post their licenses for public viewing. Read More
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Categories: Broadcast and Media

FCC to Examine Radio and Television Ownership Restrictions During Quadrennial Review

The FCC will focus on media ownership restrictions during its upcoming quadrennial review of the broadcast ownership rules. Read More
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Categories: Broadcast and Media

LS Manager Sally Buckman to Moderate PLI's Panel “Hot Topics in Media Law" on December 6, 2018

Lerman Senter's Manager, Sally Buckman, will moderate the Practicing Law Institute's panel “Hot Topics in Media Law” at the 36th Annual Institute on Telecommunications Policy & Regulation on December 6, 2018 in Washington DC. Read More
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FCC Seeks Comment On LPTV, Translator, FM Cost Catalog

The FCC is asking for public comment on its proposed catalog of costs that may be incurred by LPTV, translator and FM stations affected by the broadcast repacking process.  Read More
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Categories: Broadcast and Media

FCC Eliminates Paper Filing of Broadcast Contracts

The FCC has eliminated the requirement that broadcasters file paper copies of certain station contracts, agreements, and ownership-related documents.  Read More
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Categories: Broadcast and Media

FCC Seeks Input On Competition in Audio-Delivery Marketplace

At the direction of Congress, the FCC is examining the state of competition in the audio-delivery marketplace.  Read More
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Categories: Broadcast and Media

Three Lerman Senter Attorneys Recognized by The Best Lawyers in America®

Lerman Senter Members, Meredith S. Senter, Jr. and Sally A. Buckman, and Senior Counsel, Steven A. Lerman, have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 25th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America® for their work in Communications Law. Read More
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