I have been practicing communications law since 1978, specializing in issues... more
I have been practicing communications law since 1978, specializing in issues involving emerging spectrum-based technologies. I have represented wireless broadband system operators, FCC licensees, cable systems, telecommunications equipment manufacturers, financing sources, and domestic and foreign investors in American communications companies. For the past two years, I have lead the Wilkin... view profile
Jarrett S. Taubman is counsel in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins,... more
Jarrett S. Taubman is counsel in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins, where he represents providers of telecommunications, media, Internet and other communications services (and their investors) before the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), state public utilities commissions and various courts. Mr. Taubman assists clients in implementing strategies to facilitate the developmen... view profile
Although we still litigate, the bulk of our practice is now crisis management and... more
Although we still litigate, the bulk of our practice is now crisis management and representation of investigative journalists. We believe that success means that no one knows about a problem or, if it is already public, that we enlist all of Washington's resources to solve the problem. When we represented Westinghouse we broke the Uranium Cartel which threatened to bankrupt Westinghouse.
Communications and media law regulates the content of mass media broadcasts on radio, television, wire, satellite, cable, and wireless cable. It applies to traditional and new media, advertisers, online networks, film producers, artists, cable operators, satellite communications companies, Internet start-ups, website designers, blogs, and software developers and publishers. If you conduct business online, an attorney specializing in communications law can help ensure that you are in compliance with current broadcast policies and regulations for your industry.
District of columbia lawyers in related practice areas