TITLE

STARZ! BEAMS UP SUIT Says Mouse's VOD venture violates deal

AUTHOR(S)
Amdur, Meredith
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;2/2/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 25, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the lawsuit filed by John Malone-owned pay movie outlet Starz Encore against Mouse House for violating its exclusive movie licensing deal. Prohibition of Buena Vista TV from exhibiting the films on television prior to Starz; Accounts of the claims of Starz; Obligation of Starz to pay to Disney for continued exclusive rights to its first-run films.
ACCESSION #
12180578

 

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