TITLE

10 MSOs Receive POD-Rules Waivers

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
Multichannel News;08/21/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 34, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the exclusion of several cable television operators from retail sale rules set by the Federal Communications Commission in Washington D.C. Context of the waiver; Prioritization of public interest; Duplication of analog programming on digital tiers; Implications for customers in waiver communities.
ACCESSION #
3490959

 

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