Superintendent does not rule reforms to tighten the Communications Law

The superintendent of Communication, Carlos Ochoa, said the SuperCom discusses possible reforms to the Communications Law to allow more proportionate to the offense sanctions, but for now there is no deadline for debate in the Assembly. According to El Tiempo from Cuenca, Ochoa...

Carlos Ochoa: New President of the Transparency and Social Control Function

The Superintendent of Communication, Carlos Ochoa, yesterday was named as the new President of the Transparency and Social Control Function. The Coordination Committee of this function met and also appointed Ombudsman Ramiro Rivadeneira, as the new Vice President. The entity...

Supercom submitted the collection of the fine for Mauricio Rodas to the comptroller

The Mayor of Quito, Mauricio Rodas, stays in his position of not paying the fine of $ 3,400 for allegedly censor a radio program. The Superintendency of Communication (Supercom for its Spanish acronym) sent yesterday to the General Comptroller the record for the payment to be...

Establishing the communication as a public service would be “unnecessary” according to Luis Torres

The Superintendent of Communication, Carlos Ochoa, spoke at the Occasional Commission of the Assembly, which processes the amendments on the change to Section 384 of the Constitution, which seeks to establish the communication as a public service. For him, it is “a...

Superintendent of Communication seeks to radicalize sanctions through reforms

The Superintendent of Information and Communication, Carlos Ochoa, said several reforms to the Communications Law will arise to put sanctions that are proportional to the faults committed. “It can not happen that the law asks for a simple public apology, for example, in the...

Reforms to the LOC seek proportionality and balance, according to the Superintendent

Carlos Ochoa, Superintendent of Information and Communication, after a year of the creation of the entity, said in an interview with El Universo Newspaper, that the proposal for reforms to the Organic Law of Communication (LOC) would be based on three principles: progressivity,...

Sharing ¨unpublished music¨ would be one of the changes in the Communications Law

The Superintendent of Information, Carlos Ochoa, announced that the reforms to the Communications Law his institution will request to the Assembly will established the diffusion of a percentage of “unpublished music” in certain media. “One of the reforms that I...

Possible penalty reform for media lynching generates criticism

The announcement of an amendment to the Communications Law, that would harden the penalty on the ‘media lynching’, generated criticism in lawmakers of (AP) and the opposition. The Superintendent of Communication (Supercom),Carlos Ochoa, said that a draft amendment to...