TV Guide's IPG Talks Go Slow with MSOs

Farrell, Mike
April 2000
Multichannel News;04/24/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 17, p6
Reports the proposed merger between Gemstar and TV Guide Inc. regarding the distribution of the digital set-top guide in the United States. Reaction of multiple-systems operators (MSO) on the proposed merger; Impact of the TV Guide-Gemstar merger on MSO; Role of the merger in clearing disputes over intellectual-property rights.


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