EchoStar Win In DVR Row

Moss, Linda
October 2006
Multichannel News;10/9/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 40, p15
The article reports on the decision of the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit that EchoStar Communications Corp. does not need to deactivate its subscribers' digital video recorders (DVRs) in the U.S. The court agreed to continue to stay an injunction that ordered EchoStar to pull the plug on the DVRs of its subscribers within 30 days. The injunction was issued after a jury and judge awarded TiVo Inc. a $89.6 million damages in its patent infringement case against the firm.


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