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FREE MONTHLY ENGINEERING WEBINARS

Join us on the third Tuesday of each month at 11:00 AM (Eastern Time) for a FREE engineering webinar. September 21, 2021, 11:00 AM EST –  ENGINEERING WEBINAR Our special guest will be Kirk Harnack with Telos Alliance. His topic will be “Installing & Controlling a Virtual Broadcast Mixer”. Broadcasters are…

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Latest COVID-19 Relief and Government Funding Package Includes Key Communications Provisions

Television and Radio Broadcaster Eligibility for the Paycheck Protection Program As initially structured, the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) excluded many local television and radio stations from loan eligibility due to their respective parent and sibling companies exceeding the aggregate 500-employee eligibility cap. Changes included in the new stimulus legislation treat…

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MEMORANDUM TO MEMBERS

The Supreme Court Overturns Third Circuit on Media Ownership Rules By Frank Montero On Thursday, April 1, 2021 the Supreme Court unanimously voted to overturn the United StatesCourt of Appeals for the Third Circuit in Philadelphia (“Third Circuit”) in the case of Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”) v. Prometheus Radio Project,…

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Upcoming FCC Broadcast and Telecom Deadlines

September 27Final Deadline to complete Form 3 in ETRS with your detailed results of the Nationwide EAS Test. (Read More) Broadcast Deadlines:Here are some of the regulatory developments of significance to broadcasters from the last week, with links to where you can go to find more information as to how…

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Under the Dome

Provided by Riley Pope & Laney, LLC -September 17, 2021 Senate Special Session – Tuesday, October 12th at 1:00 pm Pursuant to the Sine Die Resolution, Senate President Harvey Peeler (R, Cherokee) issued a Memorandum yesterday calling the Senate back into session beginning on Tuesday, October 12th at 1:00 pm. …

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