Challenges To FCC Media Ownership Rules Set To Roll

Law360, New York (February 21, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- Those opposed to the Federal Communications Commission's controversial new rules on media cross-ownership got the green light Thursday to start filing court challenges, with the publication of the rules in the Federal Register.

It's the signal that many activists opposed to media consolidation have been waiting for. Media industry groups who believe the rules didn't go far enough are also likely to jump into the fray. The publication of the rules in the Federal Register Thursday allows challenges to be filed in federal courts and could...
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