With the end of the government shutdown, the FCC quickly restored its website and started addressing when and how they would be accepting applications, comments and other transactions with them. Since things are still being sorted out, interested parties should frequently check with the FCC’s website for updates. It would also be wise to seek the advice of your communications counsel on how to best handle any necessary FCC filings or transactions as the requirements and filing benchmarks may change dynamically over the near term.
Even though the FCC’s webpages are out of service, CDBS and ULS information is still available on the Cavell-Mertz FREE site – www.FCCInfo.com. FCCInfo provides user searchable CDBS data and ULS data, so you can look up information on microwave links, AM, FM, TV stations, group owners, translators, ASRNs, and more. We regularly update our site data directly from the FCC’s CDBS (nightly for CDBS and weekly for ULS). Continue reading “FCC CDBS and ULS information still available, even during the government shutdown.
Cavell Mertz & Associates is in their 11th year as faculty for the NAB’s Broadcast Leadership Training program. Each year since 2002, the team has been invited back to teach the participants, which consist primarily of broadcast owners and managers, the basic concepts of broadcast engineering, new trends in broadcast engineering and how to find, hire and keep engineering staff. Continue reading “Cavell Mertz & Associates continues its support for the NAB’s Broadcast Leadership Training program.”