Court Slams Dish Over Signal Imports

Hearn, Ted
October 2006
Multichannel News;10/30/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 43, p51
The article reports on the nationwide injunction imposed by a U.S. District Court Judge William P. Dimitrouleas in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on October 20, 2006. The injunction states that EchoStar Communications Corp. has until December 1, 2006 to stop selling out-of-market station feeds of ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox programming to its 800,000 Dish Network subscribers across the U.S. The company is planning to ask help from Congress in the session slated to start on the week of November 13, 2006.


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