WASHINGTON, D.C.—Womble Carlyle communications and radio and television attorney John Garziglia has been actively involved in the FCC’s AM revitalization efforts, particularly the AM translator issue. Now, Garziglia has contributed his insights on the AM translator window to a new ebook published by Radio World.
Stations licensed to the U.S. AM radio band are in a time of dramatic change and challenge. Radio World’s latest free ebook will help readers untangle the details and implications of the FCC’s big order and understand what else is coming.
In the ebook, FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai shares his thoughts about the revitalization effort to date. AM expert Ron Rackley digs into less publicized aspects of the order like day and night community coverage standards, elimination of the ratchet rule and MDCL. And veteran AM engineer Cris Alexander discusses what the FCC proposes to do next.
John Garziglia represents radio and television broadcasters, offering personalized assistance in all areas of communications and telecommunications law including transactional and contract negotiations for broadcast station mergers and acquisitions, the securing of financing, governmental auctions of new frequencies, license renewals, new stations applications, facility changes, facility upgrades, licensing, and compliance with FCC rules, regulations and policies.
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