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Gordon Retiring: Search Committee Looking for New MBA Leader

After 45 years in broadcasting and 10 years as Missouri Broadcaster Association President, Mark Gordon informed the MBA Board of Directors Wednesday September 22nd of his intention to retire on June 30, 2023. The Board of Directors has formed a search committee and hopes to fill the position by early next year. The following job description was posted on Sept. 23rd: We’re looking for the next generation Executive Director/President/CEO to lead the Missouri Broadcasters Association. Read More

FCC Regulatory Fees Due by September 28

The FCC fee order (downloads PDF when clicked), Report and Order and Notice of Inquiry (“Order”) adopts a schedule of regulatory fees to assess and collect $381,950,000 in regulatory fees for FY 2022.  In light of the COVID-19 Pandemic, the FCC has adopted several modifications to the waiver, reduction, and deferral process, discussed more below.  Television:  For FY 2022, the FCC continues to use the population-based methodology, Read More

INDUSTRY NEWS

FCC September Open Meeting Agenda Released

Courtesy TLP Law

On September 8, 2022, the FCC released the Agenda for the September Open Meeting, scheduled for Thursday,

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Mark Gordon Announces Retirement

After 45 years in broadcasting and 10 years as Missouri Broadcaster Association President, Mark Gordon informed the MBA Board of Directors Wednesday,

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Public File Requirements

This Advisory is designed to aid commercial and noncommercial radio and television stations in complying with the FCC’s Public Inspection File rules,

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FCC Releases 2022 Regulatory Fee Guidance

Courtesy TLP Law

On September 13, 2022, the FCC released the below two documents providing guidance on paying 2022 regulatory fees.   As a reminder,

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FCC Releases Tentative Agenda for September Open Meeting

Courtesy TLP Law

On September 8, 2022, the FCC released the Tentative Agenda for the September Open Meeting, scheduled for Thursday,

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2022 Regulatory Fees Due Sept. 28

Courtesy TLP Law

On September 8, 2022, the FCC released a Public Notice announcing that fiscal year (“FY”) 2022 regulatory fees are due no later than 11:59 PM Eastern Time on September 28,

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