TITLE

BBC's free sat feed puts Chernin in orbit

AUTHOR(S)
Amdur, Meredith
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;10/13/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 6, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the reaction of News Corp. president and chief operating officer Peter Chernin to the decision of British Broadcasting Corp. (BBC) to unencrypt digital satellite feed in Cannes, France. Effect of the unencryption on motion picture copyrights; Rights of BBC to unencrypt digital satellite feed; Decision of director general Greg Dyke not to renew the agreement of BBC with BSkyB company.
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11085321

 

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