Tag Archives: MVPD
The Quinquennial Question: Should the Ban on Exclusive Program Access Deals Stay or Go?
FCC Adjusts “White Space” Rules
Update: Comment Deadlines Set In Retransmission Consent Rulemaking
Revising Retrans: The Process Starts
White Space Wite-Out®
A Closer Look At Some White Spaces Fine Print
Retransmission In Transition? – Comment Deadline Extended
Retransmission In Transition? – The FCC Seeks Input
Retransmission In Transition?
DTV Public Outreach Outlined
By Lee Petro
The Commission released an Order on Monday, March 3rd requiring broadcasters, MVPDs (i.e., cable,
satellite), manufacturers and wireless service providers to commence specific public outreach initiatives to educate the public on DTV Transition matters. The Commission had released proposed
rules in July, 2007, and has now taken steps to implement several of the proposed rules.
On the broadcast side, the Commission will require TV licensees to select one of three outreach programs. Each of the options includes a mix of Program Service Announcements (PSAs) and video crawls - all ...