TITLE

Sprint Affiliate Relationship Due for Change

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Brad
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
Wireless Week;6/1/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 12, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the impact of the completion of a merger between Sprint and Nextel Communications on their affiliate relationships in late 2005. Number of the affiliates of Sprint; Information on the lawsuits filed against Sprint affiliate relationships; Amount spent by US Unwired on the lawsuit it filed against Sprint.
ACCESSION #
17200820

 

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