March 03, 2020 ABA Forum on Communications Law

38th Annual Representing Your Local Broadcaster | Course Materials

Sunday, April 7, 2019
Encore Hotel, Las Vegas, NV

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Conference Brochure

The ABA/FCBA Super 38th Annual Representing Your Local Broadcaster – Not All Heroes Wear Capes! is presented by the ABA Forum on Communications Law and the Federal Communications Bar Association (FCBA). The conference covers the legal, regulatory, and political landscape facing broadcasters and features panels on broadcast regulation and deregulation, media coverage of mass shootings, the Federal Trade Commission, and current legal issues facing the radio and television industries.

  1. With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility: Broadcast Regulation – and Deregulation
  2. We Must All Live in the Real Word, And Sometimes That Can Be Pretty Grim: Covering Mass Shootings
  3. It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s the Federal Trade Commission!
  4. Just Because Something Works Doesn’t Mean It Can’t Be Improved: Hot Topics in Radio
  5. We’re in the End Game Now: Hot Topics in Television

Speaker Bios (forthcoming)

Participation List (forthcoming)