Jones Waldo provides a wide range of legal services to its clients in the communications and media fields. Our Communications Group has represented cellular, PCS and other wireless telecommunications companies; commercial satellite operators; newspaper publishers; commercial TV and radio broadcasters; and other non-communications companies that are impacted by communications regulations. Our clients range from start-up companies to some of the largest media providers in the region.
Jones Waldo's communications expertise encompasses a broad range of state and federal regulatory matters, including FCC regulatory compliance and litigation. We have negotiated and prepared property and equipment leases for broadcast and telecommunications clients; represented telecommunications clients in litigation; and assisted clients in responding to changes in communications technology and regulation.
Our group has also provided a variety of services related to communication industry transactions and contracting. We have represented communications and information technology clients in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, financing contracts, and industry-specific relationships such as talent agreements, advertising sales agreements and studio and tower leases.