TITLE

EchoStar fights cash-for-carriage demands

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
February 2000
SOURCE
Multichannel News;02/07/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the status of the United States Federal Communications Commission's review of EchoStar Communications Corp.'s practice of providing local feed of major cable television networks without consent. Expiration of a law allowing EchoStar's operations; Need to obtain retransmission consent from the cable networks after the law's expiry; Concerns on consumer reaction.
ACCESSION #
2805506

 

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