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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

     In the Matter of         )   File No.: EB-11-MA-0046       
     Mercius Dorvilus         )   NAL/Acct. No.: 201232600005   
     Pompano Beach, Florida   )   FRN: 0021453774               

                                FORFEITURE ORDER

   Adopted: March 26, 2012 Released: March 26, 2012

   By the Regional Director, South Central Region, Enforcement Bureau:

    1. In this Forfeiture Order (Order), we issue a monetary forfeiture in
       the amount of ten thousand dollars ($10,000) to Mercius Dorvilus for
       willful and repeated violation of Section 301 of the Communications
       Act of 1934, as amended (Act). The noted violations involved Mr.
       Dorvilus's operation of an unlicensed radio transmitter on the
       frequency 92.7 MHz in Pompano Beach, Florida.

   2. On January 31, 2012, the Enforcement Bureau's Miami Office (Miami
   Office) issued a Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture (NAL) in the
   amount of $10,000 to Mr. Dorviuls. Mr. Dorvilus has not filed a response
   to the NAL. Based on the information before us, we affirm the forfeiture.

   3. ACCORDINGLY, IT IS ORDERED that, pursuant to Section 503(b) of the
   Communications Act of 1934, as amended, and Sections 0.111, 0.204, 0.311
   and 1.80(f)(4) of the Commission's rules, Mercius Dorvilus IS LIABLE FOR A
   MONETARY FORFEITURE in the amount of $10,000 for violations of Section 301
   of the Act.

   4. Payment of the forfeiture shall be made in the manner provided for in
   Section 1.80 of the Rules within thirty (30) calendar days of the release
   of this Order. If the forfeiture is not paid within the period specified,
   the case may be referred to the Department of Justice for enforcement
   pursuant to section 504(a) of the Act. Payment of the forfeiture must be
   made by check or similar instrument, payable to the order of the Federal
   Communications Commission. The payment must include the NAL/Account Number
   and FRN Number referenced above. Payment by check or money order may be
   mailed to Federal Communications Commission, P.O. Box 979088, St. Louis,
   MO 63197-9000. Payment by overnight mail may be sent to U.S. Bank -
   Government Lockbox #979088, SL-MO-C2-GL, 1005 Convention Plaza, St. Louis,
   MO 63101. Payments by wire transfer may be made to ABA Number 021030004,
   receiving bank TREAS/NYC, and account number 27000001. For payment by
   credit card, an FCC Form 159 (Remittance Advice) must be submitted.  FCC
   Form 159 may be obtained at When
   completing the FCC Form 159, enter the NAL/Account number in block number
   23A (call sign/other ID), and enter the letters "FORF" in block number 24A
   (payment type code). Requests for full payment under an installment plan
   should be sent to:  Chief Financial Officer -- Financial Operations, 445
   12th Street, S.W., Room 1-A625, Washington, D.C.  20554.   Please contact
   the Financial Operations Group Help Desk at 1-877-480-3201 or Email: with any questions regarding payment procedures.
   Mercius Dorvilus shall also send electronic notification on the date said
   payment is made to

   5. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that a copy of this Order shall be sent by both
   First Class Mail and Certified Mail, Return Receipt Requested, to Mercius
   Dorvilus at his address of record.


   Dennis P. Carlton

   Regional Director, South Central Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   47 U.S.C. S: 301.

   Mercius Dorvilus., Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture, 27 FCC Rcd
   474 (Enf. Bur. 2012).

   47 U.S.C. S: 503(b).

   47 C.F.R. S:S: 0.111, 0.204, 0.311, 1.80(f)(4).

   47 U.S.C. S: 301.

   47 U.S.C. S: 504(a).

   Federal Communications Commission DA 12-446



   Federal Communications Commission DA 12-446