TITLE

Broadcasters, Set-Makers Back Gemstar

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
Multichannel News;04/24/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 17, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the support given by broadcasters and television set-makers for Gemstar International Group Inc. regarding its dispute with Time Warner Cable in the United States. Background on the dispute between Gemstar and Time Warner Cable; Authority of the industry over vertical blanking interval; Implication for competition in the industry.
ACCESSION #
3074181

 

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