In Demand Downplays WWF Advantage

Umstead, R. Thomas
August 2001
Multichannel News;8/27/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 35, p14
Reports on cable pay-per-view provider In Demand's plan not to exploit the misunderstanding between DirecTV Inc. and World Wrestling Federation Entertainment (WWFE) Inc. WWFE's reason for not licensing its Unforgiven event to DirecTV; Background on In Demand's productive relationship with the WWFE.


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