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Important Deadline: Biennial Ownership Reports Must be Filed NO LATER Than December 1

The Federal Communication Commission’s (FCC) Media Bureau recently issued a public notice reminding commercial and noncommercial broadcasters of their obligation to file their 2021 biennial ownership reports on FCC Form 323 or 323-E, respectively. In the notice, the FCC stated that it intends to take enforcement actions against stations that fail to file timely, complete reports. The window for filing ownership reports opened on October 1, Read More

2021 MBA Convention: The Show Must Go On

Thank you to everyone who helped make the MBA’s 2021 convention a success, whether you were able to attend or not! Also, CONGRATULATIONS to all of the MBA award winners! For those not in attendance, awards will be shipped to your stations by August 20th.  Would you like a personalized copy of an award? Please order those using the duplicate award form. Click here for a link to the professional photos we had taken at the convention. Read More

INDUSTRY NEWS

FCC Releases October Open Meeting Agenda

Courtesy TLP Law

On October 19, 2021, the FCC released the Agenda for the October Open Meeting, which is scheduled for Tuesday,

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FCC Releases Tentative Agenda for October Open Meeting

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On October 5, 2021, the FCC released the Tentative Agenda for the October Open Meeting, which is scheduled for Tuesday,

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FCC Reminds Applications of Noncommercial Education FM Construction Application Window

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On Monday, October 4, 2021, the Media Bureau issued a Public Notice that reminded applicants of the upcoming filing window for noncommercial educational (“NCE”) FM new station construction permit applications from November 2,

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FCC Releases September Open Meeting Agenda

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On September 23, 2021, the FCC released the Agenda for the September Open Meeting, scheduled for September 30,

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FCC Publishes 2021 Regulatory Fees R&O in Fed. Reg.

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On September 22, 2021 the FCC published in the Federal Register the 2021 Regulatory Fees Report and Order,

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FCC Releases 2021 Regulatory Fee Guidance

Courtesy TLP Law

On Friday, September 10, 2021, the FCC released three documents providing guidance on paying 2021 Regulatory Fees.  First, the FCC released a Regulatory Fees Fact Sheet explaining the 2021 Regulatory Fee calculations for Commercial Wireless Services. 

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