TITLE

Firm Disputes DBS, Northpoint Claims

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
Multichannel News;04/16/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 16, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the Satellite Broadcasting and Communications Association's argument that Northpoint Technology Ltd.'s claims about the potential sharing of digital broadcast satellite (DBS) spectrum were inaccurate. How Northpoint's entry would cause interference ruinous to the competitive threat of DBS to cable; Claim by MDS International S.A.R.I. that both the DBS industry and Northpoint are wrong.
ACCESSION #
4359846

 

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