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5th Season Of Conclave Webinar’s Back Next Week


Gregg Skall of the law firm of Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice is an expert in broadcasting rules/regulations, and is the featured presenter for the Conclave’s next webinar, “The Rules of Radio, Part 4” Thursday September 27, at 3:00PM Eastern. Skall will go beyond the FCC and alert you to areas of concern at other agencies, such as the Federal Trade Commission, and potential pitfalls for you in their regulations.

 Skall will cover the concepts of sponsorship issues including sponsor ID rules, the practice of product placement, what is payola/plugola, and in this politically charged year candidate/issue advertising liability. Focusing on programming, Skall will discuss the basic and updated rules regarding obscenity and indecency, the transmission of hoaxes, usage of telephone calls in programs and shows, and will review the rules regarding endorsements and testimonials.

Conclave webinars are always free of charge, however preregistration is required via the Conclave’s website at Conclave webinars are produced and hosted by Conclave Board of Directors Member Jay Philpott, air talent at Hubbard Radio's 106-5 The Arch, WARH/St. Louis.

The Conclave is a 37-year-old 501(c)3 non-profit corporation. The Conclave offers year-round learning to the industry including webinars, TalenTrak, and the Summer Learning Conference – and has provided nearly $100,000 annually in media scholarships. For more information on the Learning Conference and Conclave educational programs, visit