Public Policy Filings

The following is a list of recent public policy filings submitted by the WGAW in support of the creative and economic interests of our members.

April 8, 2014 Joint Letter to FCC and DOJ Opposing Comcast-TWC Merger read here
April 2, 2014 Joint WGAW and DGA letter to House Judiciary Subcommittee regarding Orphan Works read here
March 26, 2014 Testimony of Ellen Stutzman to the Senate Judiciary Committee Regarding STELA Reauthorization read here
March 24, 2014 Joint Letter to FCC on Spectrum Aggregation Principles read here
March 21, 2014 WGAW Comments to the Federal Communications Commission on Status of Video Competition read here
March 7, 2014 Joint Letter to House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology regarding Satellite Reauthorization Process read here
March 3, 2014 Amicus Brief in Aereo case before the Supreme Court read here
Jan. 17, 2014 WGAW Comments on Department or Commerce Green Paper on Copyright Policy, Creativity, and Innovation in the Digital Economy read here
Dec. 10, 2013 Joint Letter to Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation on Spectrum Aggregation Limits read here
Nov. 4, 2013 WGAW Comments to the FCC on Eliminating the UHF Discount read here
Oct. 31, 2013 WGAW, Public Knowledge and Consumer Action Joint Reply Comments in AT&T – Leap Merger read here
Sept. 27, 2013 WGAW, Public Knowledge and Consumer Action Joint Petition to Deny AT&T – Leap Merger read here
Sept. 16, 2013 WGAW Comments to the Federal Communications Commission on The E-Rate Program read here
Aug. 2, 2013 WGAW Reply Comments to the Federal Communications Commission on Indecency Regulations read here
July 22, 2013 Joint Letter to House Committee on Energy & Commerce on Upcoming Spectrum Auction read here
June 19, 2013 WGAW Comments to the Federal Communications Commission on Indecency Regulations read here
June 17, 2013 WGAW Comments to Federal Communications Commission on State of Wireless Competition read here
May 10, 2013 WGAW Comments to the U.S. Trade Rep on the Proposed Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership read here
May 3, 2013 Amicus Brief in Aereokiller Case read here
April 17, 2013 Amicus Brief in Support of En Banc Rehearing in Aereo Lawsuit read here
April 4, 2013 WGAW and Public Knowledge Joint Petition to the Federal Communications Commission to Deny Verizon and AT&T's applications to transfer Wireless Spectrum read here
March 6, 2013 Joint WGAW and DGA Reply Comments to the U.S. Copyright Office on Orphan Works read here
Feb. 4, 2013 Joint WGAW and DGA Comments to the U.S. Copyright Office on Orphan Works read here
Jan. 25, 2013 WGAW Comments to the FCC on Spectrum Auction read here
Nov. 28, 2012 WGAW Comments to the FCC on Spectrum Holdings read here
Sept. 21, 2012 Amicus Brief in Aereo Lawsuit read here
Sept. 20, 2012 WGAW Comments to the Federal Communications Commission on Broadband Progress read here
Sept. 10, 2012 WGAW Comments to the Federal Communications Commission on Status of Video Competition read here
Aug. 13, 2012 WGAW Letter to the Federal Communications Commission regarding Comcast’s Discriminatory use of Data Caps read here
June 22, 2012 WGAW Comments to the Federal Communications Commission on Program Access Rules read here
June 13, 2012 WGAW Reply Comments to the Federal Communications Commission on Defining Multichannel Video Programming Distributors (MVPD) read here
May 14, 2012 WGAW Comments to the Federal Communications Commission on Defining Multichannel Video Programming Distributors (MVPD) read here
March 5, 2012 WGAW Comments to the Federal Communications Commission on the Quadrennial Media Ownership Review read here
Feb. 21, 2012 WGAW Joint Petition to the Federal Communications Commission to Deny Verizon Wireless Spectrum Acquisition from Cable Companies read here