/// FCC Proposes $1.9 Mil Fine Against Viacom, NBCU and ESPN for Emergency Alert Spot

March 3, 2014  |  Variety

The FCC has proposed levying $1.93 million in fines against Viacom, NBCUniversal and ESPN for airing commercial for the 2013movie “Olympus Has Fallen” that used the distinctive warning tone of the federal Emergency Alert System. In announcing the proposed fine, the FCC noted that it has “long prohibited the transmission of actual or simulated EAS… Read more

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