Date/Time: Wednesday, October 2, 6:00 – 8:15 p.m.
Location: Cooley LLP, 1299 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Suite 700 (enter from 12th and E Streets)


The FCBA Mass Media Committee will sponsor a CLE on Wednesday, October 2 from 6:00 – 8:15 p.m. entitled “Political Advertising – Gearing up for 2020.”  This program will be held at Cooley LLP, 1299 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Suite 700.


6:00 – 6:05 p.m.         Welcome and Introductions

6:05 – 6:55 p.m.         Buying Time in the Digital Era
The panelists will discuss recent developments in political advertising, including:

  • Digital platform sales
  • The rise of state laws
  • The role of the attorney review
  • The importance of keeping the public file current
  • Practical Challenges

Joshua Pila, General Counsel, Meredith Corporation – LMG

Christy Burrow, Special Counsel, Cooley LLP
Daniel Jester, Partner, GMMG, Inc.
Margaret Tobey, SVP, Regulatory Affairs NBC Universal, Inc.

6:55 – 7:05 p.m.         Break

7:10 – 8:15 p.m.         The Regulatory Landscape
The experts will discuss the requirements and practical guidance for regulatory compliance with the political advertising and sponsorship identification rules.

Jack Goodman, Owner, Law Offices of Jack N. Goodman

Robert Baker, Assistant Division Chief, Policy Division, Media Bureau, FCC
David Oxenford, Partner, Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
Joan Stewart, Of Counsel, Wiley Rein LLP


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