TITLE

Cablevision Appeals DVR Ruling

AUTHOR(S)
Gruenwedel, Erik
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Home Media Magazine;4/15/2007, Vol. 29 Issue 15, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of Cablevision Systems Corp. to file for an expedited appeal for the decision of a U.S. federal judge in 2007 prohibiting it from operating a network-based digital-video-recorder (DVR) service. Cablevision chief executive officer Tom Rutledge said its DVR operates similarly to any DVR on the market, allowing consumers to timeshift television programming. He added that the company strongly believes that remote-storage DVR is permissible under the copyright law.
ACCESSION #
24758674

 

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