An examination of Local Market Agreements

By on Sep, 24 2014 with Comments 0

Dave SeylerFCC Commissioner Ajit Pai (R) and Rep. Billy Long (R-MO) collaborated in an editorial published in Broadcasting and Cable defending the practice of local television stations entering into JSAs and criticizing the FCC’s sudden decision to undo them. RBR-TVBR takes a look at their history.

JSAs, or joint sales agreements, are a type of LMA, or local market agreement. Another commonly used term these days is SSA, or shared services agreement.

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