TITLE

DirecTV Raps In Demand on Fees

AUTHOR(S)
Umstead, R. Thomas
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;7/4/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 27, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a program-access complaint filed by DirecTV Inc. with the U.S. Federal Communications Commission against In Demand, accusing the content purveyor of charging the satellite provider more for its high-definition (HD) channels than it does cable operators, as of July 4, 2005. Amount that require by In Demand to be paid by DirecTV for its HD subscribers; HD services that are charge only for those subscribers who receive the service and not for potential subscribers; Pricing policy of DirecTV according to the firm's executive vice president of business and legal affairs Dan Fawcett.
ACCESSION #
17548191

 

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