Tussle With TiVo a Big Dish Risk

Farrell, Mike
June 2008
Multichannel News;6/9/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 23, p24
The article discusses the research report by Sanford Bernstein cable and satellite analyst Craig Moffett on the litigation risks from the patent fight of Dish Network with TiVo Inc. in the U.S. Moffett noted that the fight could lead into huge costs and larger-than-expected subscriber losses for the second satellite television company. He warned that the market has been significantly underestimating the risk to Dish Network.


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