Compliance

Stay up to date on the rules and regulations that impact the operation of your station.

OAB’s legal counsels provide a number of resources to help stations ensure they are in compliance with state and federal laws and regulations.

Broadcaster Compliance Deadlines
Our FCC counsel has assembled a list of important filing dates and deadlines that stations should be aware of.
Online Public Inspection File Checklists
Identify the typical items stations must include in their FCC-hosted OPIF.
Ohio Advertising Regulations
The OAB’s Ohio counsel has developed guidance for stations regarding Ohio-specific regulations on advertising.
FCC EEO Rules
Find detailed information about the FCC’s equal employment opportunity rules.
Music Licensing Issues
Get an overview of music licensing and copyright laws.
Legal Bulletins
The OAB’s FCC and Ohio counsel provide regular updates and analysis on legal developments and regulatory changes that impact broadcasters.