Reminder: Quiet Period in Effect for Spectrum Auction Participants
According to a report in Broadcast Law Blog, The FCC issued a document called “Guidance Regarding Prohibition of Certain Communications During the Incentive Auction, Auction 1000.” The document which clarifies the restrictions which apply during the incentive auction on communications by and between broadcasters (and wireless companies) that could influence the bidding in the auction.

In other auction proceedings, these kinds of restrictions have commonly been referred to as “anti-collusion rules.” Here, the FCC talks about “prohibited communications” during the “quiet period.”

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Posted on Friday, January 15, 2016 (Archive on Saturday, April 2, 2016)
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