93.7 WMKK call letters?

A. Joseph Ross lawyer@attorneyross.com
Sat Apr 16 00:32:31 EDT 2005

On 15 Apr 2005 at 2:37, Scott Fybush wrote:

> The FCC doesn't care anymore. They'll assign anyone anything, and it's
> up to the stations to sort matters out if there's an issue. Free
> market, deregulation, etc. etc.

It's a question of whether there is market confusion, producing unfair competition.  There was 
a case a number of years ago in which WBCN tried to enjoin the use of the call letters 
WBCS.  They lost.  The court found that there was little chance of anyone confusing the two 
stations because their formats were so different.  

If someone were to start a classical music station called WCRV, there might be a different 

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