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Arabsat wins compensation from BeIN in piracy dispute, rejects new allegations over BeoutQ

Friday 20 September 2019 | 10:40 CET | News
Arabsat said in a statement that a recent ruling by a French tribunal upheld a previous court decision in its favour, which had dismissed allegations made by BeIN Sports against the company. The legal dispute centred on accusations that Arabsat facilitated illegal satellite broadcasts from pirate channel BeoutQ. BeIN Sports has been forced to pay Arabsat "unprecedented financial compensation" as a result of the ruling.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Arabsat / BeIN Media Group / beIN Sports
Countries: Saudi Arabia
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