TITLE

ESPN: MLB urged surcharge on ops

AUTHOR(S)
Donohue.
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Multichannel News;11/01/99, Vol. 20 Issue 45, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the lawsuits filed by cable television network ESPN and the Major League Baseball against each other. Case background; Baseball league's termination of ESPN's broadcast rights contract.
ACCESSION #
2463307

 

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