TITLE

Telcos' Cable Sales Could Crimp MSOs

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
Multichannel News;07/10/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 28, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how plans by GTE Corp. and SBC Communications Inc. to sell their cable systems in selected United States markets would affect multisystem operators (MSO). Subjection of MSO-owned cable systems to price re-regulation at the local level; Possibility that cable operators may lose deregulated status if GTE and SBC sell out to companies that do not also provide local phone service.
ACCESSION #
3330207

 

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