Dish Exploits Cox's Pain
- EchoStar: Stations want 50 cents per sub. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;02/28/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p28
Reports on the complaint EchoStar Communications Corp. has lodged with the United States Federal Communications Commission. Amount of retransmission fee per subscriber demanded by television stations; Television networks which may have to be dropped for lack of retransmission content; Bases for...
- STRENGTH IN LOCAL NUMBERS. // Multichannel News;1/24/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p38
Presents information on local station signals offered by EchoStar Communications Corp. in television markets in the U.S. Percentage of television households in the U.S. being served by the company according to Legg Mason Walker Wood Inc.; Information on the Dish Network launched by the company;...
- Lifetime still on Dish menu. Martin, Denise // Daily Variety;2/2/2006, Vol. 290 Issue 24, p5
The article reports on the resolution of the dispute between Lifetime network and EchoStar Communications Corp. in the U.S. With the resolution, the network and its sister network will be restored in the lineup of the provider. The cause of the conflict concerns the demand of the network for a...
- Univision expanding. De la Fuente, Anna Marie // Daily Variety;9/9/2005, Vol. 288 Issue 48, p23
Reports on the expansion of Univision Communications Inc. by securing a berth on the Dish network of EchoStar Communications Corp. in Puerto Rico.
- EchoStar forced to drop WWOR. Dempsey, John // Variety;06/05/2000, Vol. 379 Issue 3, p14
Reports that WWOR-TV New York and some of its network affiliates in the United States (U.S.) were removed from the schedule of EchoStar on May 29, 2000. Reason for the removal; Information on the principle behind the dispute called retransmission consent; Complaint filed by EchoStar with the...
- Local battles brew. Schneider // Daily Variety;01/05/2000, Vol. 266 Issue 22, p29
Focuses on the retransmission battle between Lin Broadcasting's Norfolk LMA station WVBT and Cox Communications. Debate over channel placement; Lin Broadcasting's demand to move the station from channel 43 to a position between channels 2 and 13.
- Cox-ESPN: Barbs, Talks Ensue. Farrell, Mike // Multichannel News;12/15/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 50, p2
Reports on the dispute between Cox Communications Inc. and ESPN. Statements released by both parties at the Credit Suisse First Boston Media and Telecom Week conference; Proposal of ESPN for rate increase; Negotiation between Cox and ESPN on rate increase.
- Cox Settles With Mission, Nexstar. Sherman, Jay // Television Week;10/24/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 43, p13
This article focuses on the agreement between cable company Cox Communications and television station groups Nexstar Broadcasting and Mission Broadcasting in 2005. The agreement calls for Cox to pay the groups to carry their signals over the Cox cable system. Small television stations are...
- Station Lineup. // Broadcasting & Cable;2/2/2004, Vol. 134 Issue 5, p37
Presents a list of Cox Television stations ranked by size in the local U.S. market as of February 2, 2004. KICU-TV 36 in San Jose, California; WPXI (TV) 11, NBC in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; WHIO (TV) 7, CBS in Dayton, Ohio; WJAC (TV) 6, NBC in Johnstown, Pennsylvania.