TitleCompany:Partner, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP, USA
Bio:Chip Yorkgitis is a partner in Kelley Drye’s Washington, D.C. office. He focuses his practice on telecommunications. Chip represents clients with interests and concerns related to spectrum management. He has acted as counsel to users of spectrum on issues related to spectrum allocation, interference resolution, private and NTIA coordination of stations and spectrum sharing, management of stations, adherence to operational and technical regulations, interconnection, Federal Communication Commission (FCC) radio station licensing, foreign ownership, antenna structure marking and lighting requirements, and FAA obstruction evaluations. He advises numerous equipment manufacturers, importers, and retailers with regard to equipment radiofrequency emission testing, equipment authorization (certification, Declarations of conformity, and verification), limits on human exposure to radiofrequency emissions, and other electromagnetic compatibility matters, covering both licensed and unlicensed devices. He has represented satellite carriers and their customers in negotiating transponder, capacity and other commercial arrangements, as well as complying with all facets of federal regulation.