TITLE

Apple TV Broke Starz's Back

AUTHOR(S)
Spangler, Todd
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;3/26/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 13, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the lawsuit filed by Starz Entertainment aganst Disney's Buena Vista Television unit, alleging copyright infringement and breach of contract. According to the suit, under agreements the two companies signed in 1993 and 1999 and extended in 2005, Disney is prohibited from selling its films for transmission over the Internet outside Starz's exclusive license period. However , Buenavista responded that Starz misread the agreement and that the former's claim lacks merit.
ACCESSION #
24978273

 

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