Forum on Communications Law

Network with lawyers in the print broadcast, online & mobile media, and the telecommunications industries. Keep up to date with cutting edge issues in defamation, privacy, commercial speech, freedom of information, data collection and use, FCC regulation, and First Amendment law

News Flash: First Amendment Coalition Seminar

News Flash: First Amendment Coalition Seminar

September 24th, 2019

The First Amendment Coalition is hosting its annual legal seminar, Defending the Subpoenaed Journalist, on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Davis Wright Tremaine in San Francisco with livestream in Los Angeles. The seminar will be led by media lawyers Thomas Burke and Duffy Carolan, along with David Bralow, Legal Director of the Press Freedom Defense Fund.

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Save the Date: 25th Annual Communications Law Conference

Save the Date: 25th Annual Communications Law Conference

February 6-8, 2020

Hilton Austin in Austin, TX. Conference Registration Opens in September 2019.

Save the Date: 39th Annual Representing Your Local Broadcaster

Save the Date: 39th Annual Representing Your Local Broadcaster

Sunday, April 19, 2020

Registration Opens January 2020. Book your room today.

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The more than 2,200 members of the Forum on Communications Law represent a wide variety of specialized legal talent. The principal aim and objective of the Forum are: (1) To encourage discussion of problems relating to legal counseling and representation of the print media, the telecommunications industry, and the electronic media. (2) To promote the exchange of information among practitioners in the field. To support and promote research, forums, and publications focusing on communications (3) To keep abreast of developments in the law and to discuss evolving issues. (4) To preserve and develop professional competence and integrity in the practice of law.