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.

Political Broadcasting Information
The OAB provides a number of resources regarding federal and state political broadcasting rules.

Broadcaster Compliance Deadlines
Our FCC counsel has assembled a list of important filing dates and deadlines that stations should be aware of.

Legal Bulletins
The OAB, through its FCC and Ohio counsel, provides updates on current issues and regulatory changes that impact broadcasters.

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.

FCC Hotline
Get answers to questions about a wide range of federal issues.

Ohio Info-Line
Get answers to questions on Ohio-specific regulations or rules.