As we approach the end of the 2018 political season the CBA offered up a political broadcasting rules refresher webinar, presented in collaboration with Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth. The webinar was hosted by all-star attorneys Frank Montero, Matt McCormick, Dan Kirkpatrick and Gary Schonman of the FCC’s political programming staff.
* Lowest Unit Rate calculation
* Equal opportunities (aka “equal time”) and what programs are exempt from this?
* Impact on streamed political ads online
* Handling “issue” ads from PACs
* Record keeping and more!