Tagged with Broadcasting

I’m Back – Ringing in the New Year

I’m Back – Ringing in the New Year

Yes, I have been absent. No, nothing is wrong. Yes, I have been keeping up with everything going in the world by way of entertainment, copyright and trademark law. And, I have missed you all! Thank you to those readers who wrote in, tweeted or otherwise let me know you miss the blog. To say … Continue reading

Truth in Alcohol Advertising

Truth in Alcohol Advertising

A really fun part of my day job is I get the opportunity to review copy related to underwriting spots and promotional material. Broadcasting rules and regulations, like any area of the law, are forever evolving. As you can imagine, the FCC (Federal Communications Commission, for my non-broadcast readers) can be blamed for regulating a … Continue reading

What is Aereo? Why Should I Care?

What is Aereo? Why Should I Care?

Do you like to watch TV? Do you like paying high fees for your TV? Do you wish there was a better and cheaper way to access your favorite shows? If you answered YES to any of the above questions, keep reading because the Aereo decision is for you! (I perhaps should lay off writing … Continue reading

Who Says You Can’t Go Home?

This past weekend I had the pleasure of speaking at the Alabama Broadcasters Association’s annual convention.  And, while all of my speaking engagements are important, this one held a special place in my heart because of my history with the organization.  It was part learning, part instructional on my part and part homecoming. As some … Continue reading