AT&T Angered by Pittsburgh Merger Amendments

Haugsted, Linda
July 2002
Multichannel News;7/1/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 26, p8
Reports the effect of Pittsburgh merger amendments on delay of merger between AT&T Broadband and Comcast Corp. in Pennsylvania. Overview of the merger amendments; Benefits of telecommunication merger; Reaction of AT&T Broadband on response of Pittsburgh to the franchise change of control request.


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