Moonves: CBS Wants Retrans Cash

Farrell, Mike
June 2005
Multichannel News;6/13/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 24, p3
Focuses on the plan of Leslie Moonves, co-COO at Viacom Inc., to seek retransmission consent for the company's programming especially if the planned split of Viacom's cable and broadcast networks is implemented in 2005. Reason given by Moonves for seeking retransmission consent; Efforts by Moonves to convince the company's affiliates about his plans; Views of Moonves on the split of Viacom.


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