TITLE

Retrans Review Revs Up

AUTHOR(S)
EGGERTON, JOHN
PUB. DATE
August 2015
SOURCE
Multichannel News;8/17/2015, Vol. 36 Issue 28, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of U.S. Federal Communications Commission chairman Tom Wheeler to review the retransmission-consent regime, regarding good-faith negotiations between cable operators and broadcasters. Some of issues to be reviewed include blackouts, program bundling pricing and online access to television-station programs. The main groups involved in the discussion include the American Television Association for cable service providers and coalition TVfreedom for broadcasters.
ACCESSION #
109018359

 

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