Due to FCC regulations of non-commercial airwaves, there are several rules we must abide by in any underwriting announcement. The following is a brief description of what can and cannot be used.
Legal or trade name must be stated to identify the underwriter.Any or all of the following may be used in acknowledgment copy:
None of the following may be used in acknowledgment copy
Corporate non-promotional slogans may be used in underwriting acknowledgments if they are in well-established use by the business and the wording stays within the spirit of these guidelines and the FCC regulations.
Underwriters may state support for the arts in general terms, but may only name WWOZ specifically ("the arts and WWOZ").
All underwriting copy, including corporate slogans, is subject to the approval of the General Manager of WWOZ-FM.
Underwriting provides support for current programs at WWOZ. Financial support does not in any way imply that sponsors may influence program content or programming decisions.