TITLE

Court Orders Mediation In Md

AUTHOR(S)
Haugsted, Linda
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;8/14/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 32, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of Judge Marvin Garbis of the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland to appoint a magistrate to resolve a contract dispute for a Verizon Communications Inc. video franchise for Montgomery County, Maryland. The company alleges that the franchising process includes prior restraint. The franchise request of Verizon has undergone private negotiations, public hearings and 30-day notice requirements. It cites the significance of the decision of the judge.
ACCESSION #
21950211

 

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