Tillson, Tamsen
June 2001
Daily Variety;6/26/2001, Vol. 272 Issue 17, p19
Trade Publication
Reports on an effort by cable television company Rogers Communications Inc. to secure majority control of specialty channel Sportsnet, which has been administered by an independent trustee since Canadian regulators ordered CTV to sell its majority stake in the company. Rogers' complaint that CTV is delaying the sale because its parent company does not want Rogers to acquire the said stake; Other shareholders of Sportsnet.


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