TITLE

Cablevision vs. FCC (Again)

AUTHOR(S)
Eggerton, John
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Multichannel News;2/14/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the Cablevision Systems Corp.'s case against the program-access rules of the U.S. Federal Communication Commission (FCC). It reports on the impact of the case on the merging of the Comcast Corp. and NBC Universal Inc. which will be approved by FCC if the companies will abide the access conditions of the commission. It also discusses the Cablevision Systems Corp.'s other cases against FCC related to its rules.
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58128036

 

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