Electronic Media Law and Regulation
- Written for communications students and professionals
- Completely updated to reflect changes in telecommunication law and policy
- Includes update on the stalled implementation of the proposed V-chip and content ratings
is an overview of the major legal and regulatory issues facing broadcasting, cable, and developing media. It enables current and prospective electronic media professionals to easily understand the complex and intimidating realm of law and regulation by presenting information from major cases, rules, regulations, and legal documents in a concise and readable manner. It has been completely updated to reflect significant changes in FCC regulations and recent developments in technology.
This overview of the major legal and regulatory issues facing broadcasting, cable, and developing media presents information from major cases, rules, regulations, and legal documents, arranged into 12 chapters covering topics ranging from an introduction to the legal system and the licensing and regulation of various types of media to invasion of privacy and the regulation of new technologies. Updated to reflect significant changes in FCC regulations. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)