TITLE

DirecTV 'Power' Play?

AUTHOR(S)
Moss, Linda
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;4/2/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 14, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that nearly a dozen companies and groups in the U.S. have voiced concern about cable operator Liberty Media Corp.'s $11 million deal for DirecTV Inc. EchoStar Communications warned federal regulators that Liberty chief executive John Malone is trying to re-establish his "market power" in terms of programming clout, via ownership in the nation's second largest satellite provider.
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24973124

 

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