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Local Governments Can Work Around Problems in the TV Marketplace Themselves, with Municipal TV

September 25, 2019 Broadcast Licenses , Copyright , Retransmission Consent , STELA , STELAR

The laws around broadcasting and the retransmission of broadcast signals by cable and satellite companies are built up around a set of assumptions. One of the most basic is that individual broadcasters broadcast their signal to a specific geographic market where people can pick it up for free over the air, and pay TV providers […]

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Foster Debry Discusses Summer Experience at PK, and Martyn Says Farewell

September 14, 2015 Copyright Reform , FCC , Patent Reform , Retransmission Consent , Spectrum Reform

Foster Debry Discusses Summer Experience at PK, and Martyn Says Farewell

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Local Broadcasters Shouldn’t Stand in the Way of Online Video

September 4, 2015 Copyright , FCC , Future of Video , MVPDs , Retransmission Consent

The role of network affiliates in the media industry is a strange one. It would be unfortunate if they stood in the way of the evolving online video marketplace. A Wall Street Journal article from today suggests they are.

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