While the ancestors for those channels, Speed and Fuel, had existing agreements with the distributors, terms had to be renegotiated given the higher profiles that FS1 and FS2 will have nationally.
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CBS and Time Warner Cable have agreed to avert a looming blackout of CBS-owned stations on TW Cable systems by agreeing to a four-day extension of the deadline in their retrans contract negotiations…
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The Tennis Channel is asking a D.C. appellate court for a rehearing of its claim that Comcast unfaierly placed the channel in a less desirable tier than Golf Channel and other channels in which it…
Pay TV providers including Time Warner Cable, DirecTV, Dish Network and Cablevision Systems have certain carriage agreements that effectively discourage programmers from cutting deals with Internet…
The 2008 agreement between Time Warner Cable and CBS covering carriage of multiple broadcast TV stations and cable nets including Showtime expires June 30, according to industry sources — and…
The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has overturned the FCC's ruling that Comcast unfairly placed Tennis Channel on less desirable cable system tiers from other sports channels in which Comcast has a…
The Hamptons Int'l. Film Fest has wrangled Morgan Neville's "Twenty Feet from Stardom" to kick off its fifth-annual four-part SummerDocs series starting June 15. The summer series presents East End…
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Seventeen cable channels owned by Viacom went dark on DirecTV minutes before the stroke of midnight ET Tuesday as the companies failed to hammer out a new distribution agreement.
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