Defining When Cash Is Cash -- and Isn't

Farrell, Mike
March 2007
Multichannel News;3/19/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 12, p6
The article discusses the retransmission consent deal between Comcast and Sinclair Broadcast Group in the U.S. Comcast was first to announce its retransmission-consent deal with Sinclair on March 9, 2007. It stresses the policy of not paying cash to broadcasters for retransmission. Both companies have different meaning on the retransmission consent. However, Comcast clarifies that broadcaster does not receives cash.


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