Hearn, Ted
February 2008
Multichannel News;2/11/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p38
The article reports on issues pertaining to the exclusive right of satellite television providers and phone companies in the U.S. to serve apartment buildings with video services. The U.S. Federal Communications Commission implemented a policy which bans cable operators from retaining or obtaining similar exclusivity. Exclusive contracts between satellite operators and willing apartment owners which raise legal and policy questions are cited.


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