Additional Resources

American Broadcast Regulation and the First Amendment: Another Look Tillinghast, Charles H., Iowa State University Press, 2000.

The Cable and Satellite Television Industries Parsons, Patrick R., Robert M. Frieden, and Rob Frieden, Allyn & Bacon, 1997.

Consumer & Governmental Affairs Bureau.” Available at http://www.fcc.gov/cgb/consumers.html. Federal Communications Commission, 2002.

The First Amendment and the Fifth Estate: Regulation of Electronic Mass Media 5th ed., Carter, T. Barton, Marc A. Franklin, and Jay B. Wright. Foundation Press, 1999.

Satellite Communications Regulations in the Early 21st Century: Changes for a New Era Salin, Patrick-André, M. Nijhoff, 2000.

Selling the Air: A Critique of the Policy of Commercial Broadcasting in the United States Streeter, Thomas, University of Chicago Press, 1996.

Telecommunications Law and Policy Benjamin, Stuart Minor, Douglas Gary Lichtman, and Howard A. Shelanski, Carolina Academic Press, 2001.

Video Scrambling & Descrambling for Satellite & Cable TV Graf, Rudolf F., and William Sheets, Newnes, 1998.

Organizations

Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC)

1750 K Street NW, Suite 1200
Washington, DC 20006 USA
Phone: (202) 872-9160
Fax: (202) 872-9161
E-Mail: atsc@atsc.org
URL: http://www.atsc.org
Primary Contact: Mark Richer, President

Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

445 12th Street, SW
Washington, DC 20554 USA
Phone: (866) 225-5322
Fax: (866) 418-0232
E-Mail: fccinfo@fcc.gov
URL: http://www.fcc.gov
Primary Contact: Kevin J. Martin, Chair

National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

1401 Constitution Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20230 USA
Phone: (202) 482-7002
URL: http://www.ntia.doc.gov/
Primary Contact: Michael D. Gallagher, Assistant Secretary for Commerce for Communications and Information

North American Association of Telecommunications Dealers (NATD)

131 NW First Avenue
DelRay Beach, FL 33444 USA
Phone: (561) 266-9440
Fax: (561) 266-9017
E-Mail: jmarion@NATD.com
URL: http://www.natd.com/
Primary Contact: Joseph Marion, Executive Director

Satellite Industry Association (SIA)

1730 M Street NW, Suite 600
Washington, DC 20036 USA
Phone: (202) 349-3650
Fax: (202) 349-3622
E-Mail: info@sia.org
URL: http://www.sia.org/
Primary Contact: David Cavossa, Executive Director


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