NEW OAB Address

Posted On: Dec 27, 2019

Effective immediately our address is:

Oregon Association of Broadcasters
285 SW Main Court, Suite #300
Warrenton, OR 97146

Payments for PEP, Dues and ABIP should be sent to this address. Please have your traffic and business offices make this change ASAP.

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NAB Petitions FCC to Suspend Charter-TWC Review Until Completion of Media Ownership Review

Posted On: Jan 22, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Federal Communications Commission should hold its review of the proposed merger between Charter Communications, Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks in abeyance until it completes the long-delayed 2010 and 2014 quadrennial reviews of broadcast ownership rules, NAB said in a petition filed with the Commission today. If the Commission fails to reform broadcast ownership rules, some of which are over 70 years old, to better reflect current competitive realities, then the…

NAB Statement on FCC Approval of Foreign Ownership Rulemaking

Posted On: Jan 21, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. — In response to today’s approval by the Federal Communications Commission of a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that would streamline the foreign ownership review process for broadcast licensees and applicants, the following statement can be attributed to NAB Executive Vice President of Communications Dennis Wharton: …

Majority of House of Representatives Now Opposes RIAA-Backed Performance Royalties on Local Radio

Posted On: Jan 20, 2021

WASHINGTON, DC — A majority of the House of Representatives now supports the Local Radio Freedom Act, a resolution that opposes “any new performance fee, tax, royalty, or other charge” on local broadcast radio stations. The resolution, which was introduced in Congress less than eight months ago, has 218 co-sponsors in the House of Representatives and 23 in the Senate. …

NAB Statement on FCC AM Radio Revitalization Order

Posted On: Jan 19, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. — In response to the Federal Communications Commission’s approval of an order revitalizing the AM radio band, the following statement can be attributed to NAB Executive Vice President of Communications Dennis Wharton: …

Jessica Herrera-Flanigan Appointed to NAB Television Board

Posted On: Jan 15, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In accordance with NAB by-laws, Univision Communications Inc.’s (UCI) Executive Vice President of Government Relations and Public Policy Jessica R. Herrera-Flanigan has been appointed to the NAB TV Board of Directors, effective immediately. Herrera-Flanigan assumes the network board seat previously occupied by Kevin Cuddihy, who recently announced his departure from UCI….

NAB Joins Dingman Center Angels

Posted On: Jan 14, 2021

The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) announced today that its technology division, NAB Labs, has joined the Dingman Center Angels as an investor. The Dingman Center Angels is a program of the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business that provides funding to early-stage companies located within the Mid-Atlantic region. …

NAB Statement on Incentive Auction Repacking Study

Posted On: Jan 13, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. — In regards to a study and ex parte filing submitted with the Federal Communications Commission on the reallocation of local television stations following the broadcast spectrum incentive auction, the following statement can be attributed to NAB Executive Vice President of Communications Dennis Wharton:…

Alison Neplokh Joins NAB as Vice President of Spectrum Policy

Posted On: Jan 12, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Association of Broadcasters announced today that Alison Neplokh, the Federal Communications Commission’s deputy chief technologist, will join NAB as vice president, Spectrum Policy on December 14. Neplokh comes to NAB after serving for more than a decade at the FCC. …