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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

     In the Matter of                  )                                
                                            File Number: EB-08-PO-0044  
     Michael T. Kersnowski             )                                
                                           NAL/Acct. No.: 200832920002  
     d/b/a   )                                
                                                       FRN: 0017594524  
     Salem, Oregon                     )                                

                                FORFEITURE ORDER

   Adopted: July 28, 2008 Released: July 30, 2008

   By the Regional Director, Western Region, Enforcement Bureau:

    1. In this Forfeiture Order ("Order"), we issue a monetary forfeiture in
       the amount of seven thousand dollars ($7,000) to Michael T. Kersnowski
       ("Kersnowski"), d/b/a, in Salem, Oregon, for
       willful and repeated violation of Section 302(b) of the Communications
       Act of 1934, as amended ("Act"), and Section 2.803(a)(1) of the
       Commission's Rules ("Rules"). The noted violations involve
       Kersnowski's marketing and offering for sale non-certified Citizens
       Band ("CB") transceivers.

   2. On March 28, 2008, the Resident Agent of the Enforcement Bureau's
   Portland Resident Agent Office issued a Notice of Apparent Liability for
   Forfeiture ("NAL") in the amount of $7,000 to Kersnowski for offering for
   sale non-certified CB transceivers in violation of Section 302(b) of the
   Act and Section 2.803(a)(1) of the Rules. Despite evidence that Kersnowski
   and his counsel received the NAL, Kersnowski 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 Act,
   and Sections 0.111, 0.311 and 1.80(f)(4) of the Commission's Rules,
   Michael T. Kersnowski, IS LIABLE FOR A MONETARY FORFEITURE in the amount
   of $7,000 for willfully and repeatedly violating Section 302(b) of the
   Act, and Section 2.803(a)(1) of the Rules.

   4. Payment of the forfeiture shall be made in the manner provided for in
   Section 1.80 of the Rules within 30 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 collection 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. Payment
   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.  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.
   Michael T. Kersnowski  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 First
   Class Mail and Certified Mail Return Receipt Requested to Michael T.
   Kersnowski, at his address of record, and Michael Olson, his counsel of


   Rebecca L. Dorch

   Regional Director, Western Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   47 U.S.C. S: 302a(b).

   47 C.F.R. S: 2.803(a)(1).

   Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture, NAL/Acct. No. 200832920002
   (Enf. Bur., Western Region, Portland Resident Agent Office, released March
   28, 2008).

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

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

   47 U.S.C. S: 302a(b).

   47 C.F.R. S: 2.803(a)(1).

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

   Federal Communications Commission DA 08-1754



   Federal Communications Commission DA 08-1754