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  • Despite concerns about a lessening of competition, U.S. law has left firms relatively free to buy or sell entire companies or specific Antitrust merger law seeks to prohibit transactions whose probable anticompetitive consequences
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  • ...because the NAB sought to end the practice of some operators who flout the law and provide network signals to satellite subscribers who are already served ...se for broadcast, postproduction multimedia and <span>[[Telecommunications|Telecommunications]]</span> hardware, software, and services. The convention draws more than 1
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  • ...or general of the navy, and the chief of information. The secretary or the law has established the following positions and boards for administrative purpo ...ntal Law]]</span>, operational and <span>[[International Law|international law]]</span> and treaty interpretation, and litigation involving these issues.
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  • ...commercial telephone messages, and scatological comedy routines. Obscenity law presents complicated legal questions, and U.S. courts have had a difficult ...o statutory prohibition. The federal <span>[[Comstock Law Of 1873|Comstock Law of 1873]]</span> criminalized the transmission and receipt of "obscene", "l
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  • ... a warrant, 18 U.S.C.A. &#xA7; 3123 now requires a court order, based on a law enforcement officer's declaration that the information is relevant to an on ...Amendment Expectations of Privacy?" <i>Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment Law and Practice</i> 5.</p>
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  • ...e guidance to broadcast licensees regarding compliance with the FCC's case law interpreting the broadcast indecency statute: *[[Mass Communications Law]]
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  • ...well. American Financial Skylink is a satellite <span>[[Telecommunications|Telecommunications]]</span> network that delivers news, information, and training directly to Lovett, William A. 2000. ''Banking &amp; Financial Institutions Law in a Nutshell.'' St. Paul, Minn.: West Wadsworth.
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  • ...that free trade benefits the economy, businesses, and consumers alike, the law forbids several types of restraint of trade and monopolization. These fall ... Congress also created a regulatory agency to administrate and enforce the law, under the Federal Trade Commission Act of 1914 (15 U.S.C.A. §§ 41–58).
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  • ...their assets or restructure their finances to fund their debts. Bankruptcy law provides that individual debtors may keep certain exempt assets, such as a ...s. Thus, a law that was first designed to punish the debtor evolved into a law that protected the debtor while encouraging the resolution of outstanding m
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  • ...ting industry. Two important tenets of broadcasting were introduced by the law. The first was that stations must broadcast "in the public interest, conven ...1st Sess. [1991]). (The bill was also passed by the Senate and signed into law in August 1992.) Political conservatives claimed that public broadcasting h
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  • ...trenches for long. His skill at negotiation stood out, and, after adding a law degree from St. John's University, he became the organization's Washington, ...ibillion-dollar contracts for U.S. aircraft and <span>[[Telecommunications|Telecommunications]]</span> firms. He also presided over a $900 million annual budget for prom
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  • ...cted the cable operators' First Amendment claims. The court found that the law served an important and legitimate legislative purpose because it protected ...ompanies' First Amendment right to free speech. The ban was removed by the Telecommunications Act of 1996 (110 Stat. 56), which President <span>[[Bill Clinton|Bill Clint
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  • ...I 1991]), proposed in 1986 by Senator Paul Simon (D-Ill.), was signed into law by President <span>[[George H.W. Bush|George H.W. Bush]]</span> in December The Telecommunications Act of 1996, 110 Stat. 56, required television manufacturers to create a ch
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  • ...[[Divorce|divorce]]</span>. ''Immunities'' are the protections afforded by law that prevent the government or other people from hindering another's enjoym ...s or her civil rights, including <span>[[Due Process Of Law|due process of law]]</span> and <span>[[Equal Protection|equal protection]]</span> of the laws
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  • ...he point at which subjects of interstate commerce become subjects of state law and, therefore, state regulation. ...uniform, efficient railway system significantly outweighed that of a state law that has minimal effect.
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  • ...n 1903, the Department of Commerce was established as a separate entity by law on March 4, 1913 (U.S.C.A. § 1501). The secretary of commerce sits on the ...ted every ten years) and by laws codified in Title 13 of the U.S. Code. By law, the census data collected from individuals must be kept confidential. Howe
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  • ...es in Global and National Commerce Act. The statute, which was signed into law by President <span>[[Bill Clinton|Bill Clinton]]</span> on June 30, 2000, h *[[Telecommunications]]
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  • Notwithstanding the new legislation and law enforcement's efforts to curb computer crime, statistics regarding these of ...ecessary tools to combat terrorism. The Act includes provisions that allow law enforcement greater latitude in hunting down criminals who use computers an
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  • ...ications technology. The association is committed to providing lawyers and law students concerned with the legal and practical aspects of computers, compu ... inquiry and the proposed legislation affecting <span>[[Telecommunications|Telecommunications]]</span>; the effect of the Copyright Act of 1976 (17 U.S.C.A. § 101 et se
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  • ...pyrights, patents, and trademarks are all examples of what is known in the law as <span>[[Intellectual Property|intellectual property]]</span>. == History of Copyright Law ==
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