Consumer Options for Selecting Cable Channels and the Tier Buy-Through Prohibition
June 1, 2011 (Published)
Q: Who determines the programming services that are available on a cable television system?...
Over-the-Air Reception Devices Rule
May 31, 2011 (Published)
Preemption of Restrictions on Placement of Direct Broadcast Satellite, Broadband Radio Service, and...
May 31, 2011
Chairman Genachowski Announces Jonathan Zittrain as FCC Distinguished Scholar
Reform of Procedures, Ex Parte Rules
May 27, 2011
A little more than a year ago, I blogged that the FCC had begun two formal proceedings on ways to...
Wireless Microphone FAQs
December 23, 2014 (Updated)
Under FCC rules, anyone who uses a wireless microphone (or similar device) that operates in the 700...
License Renewal Applications for Radio Broadcast Stations
June 18, 2014 (Reviewed)
August 2011 Open Commission Meeting
May 25, 2011
The FCC held an Open Meeting on the subjects listed below on Tuesday, August 9, 2011...
Unauthorized Radio Operation
December 31, 2014 (Updated)
Federal law generally prohibits the "use or operation of any apparatus for the transmission of...
Unauthorized Equipment Sold on the Internet and in Publications
March 31, 2014 (Reviewed)
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) receives many complaints about alleged illegal (non-...
The FCC's Payola Rules
February 24, 2014 (Reviewed)
Background Federal law and FCC rules require that employees of broadcast stations, program...