BSkyB gets its kicks

Stern, Andy
August 2003
Daily Variety;8/11/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 26, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the decision of England's Premier League to award the television broadcasting rights to BSkyB defying the regulators of the European Union over concerns on unfair competition. Terms of the broadcasting deals between Premier League and BSkyB; Implications of the BSkyB deal being considered by the EU.


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