WASHINGTON, D.C.—On June 24th, most large-market US commercial radio stations must start using the FCC’s new online public file database. Womble Carlyle Telecom attorneys John Garziglia and Gregg Skall discussed the requirements—and what radio station managers should be doing now—with Radio World.

Click here to read “Are You Taking These Important Public File Planning Steps?” at Radio World.

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.

Follow John Garziglia on Twitter at @JohnGarziglia.

Gregg Skall represents broadcasters and other parties in their regulatory dealings before the Federal Communications Commission and in their commercial business dealings. He serves as Washington Counsel to several state broadcaster associations. He also works with telecommunications companies and with radio device manufacturers to obtain FCC approvals and to assure regulatory compliance. Skall is a frequent author on broadcasting and the law and is published in All Access, where his column “FCC Uncensored” is a regular feature.


Follow Gregg Skall on Twitter at @commlaw