TITLE

Cablers Seek AT&T-BellSouth Conditions

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;10/2/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 39, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of major cable companies in the U.S. to ask for conditions on the merger between AT&T Corp. and Bell-South Corp. to ensure that they cannot discriminate against competing digital phone service. Those who seek conditions include Advance/Newhouse Communications Inc., Cablevision Systems Corp., and Insight Communications Co. Cable operators cite that AT&T has the ability to discriminate against cable's voice service to retain its own voice customers.
ACCESSION #
24973046

 

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