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Altice France seeks EUR 7 mln in damages from Iliad over channel distribution row – report

Tuesday 31 March 2020 | 12:34 CET | News
Altice France has brought a claim for damages against Iliad, which last year was accused of illegally distributing several Altice TV channels in a dispute over contract terms, reports La Lettre A. In March 2019, the two companies failed to agree new carriage terms for the distribution of Altice TV channels over the IPTV platform of Iliad's subsidiary Free. The channels were removed from the platform on 27 August, following a court order. Three of the TV channels (BFM TV, RMC Decouverte and RMC Story) are now seeking EUR 7 million for damages incurred between March and August last year.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Altice France / Free / Iliad
Countries: France
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