TITLE

Fox Networks, DirecTV Face Nov. 1 Carriage Deadline

PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Multichannel News;10/24/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 40, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the non-broadcast-channel carriage disputes challenging DirecTV Inc. and Fox Networks Group Inc. in the U.S. It states that DirecTV will pull the channels under their prices and terms until the existing carriage agreement with Fox Network expires. It mentions the demands of Fox Network for a 40% increase in carriage fees and threatens to suspend the channels of DirecTV as early as November 1, 2011 if a deal is not reached.
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