Court of Appeals again upholds Dish Hopper ruling

Friday 24 January 2014 | 20:25 CET | News
The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has unanimously denied Fox Broadcasting's petitions to rehear the court's July 2013 rejection of Fox's efforts to bar Dish subscribers from use of the PrimeTime Anytime and AutoHop features found on the pay-TV provider's Hopper Whole-Home HD DVR. The Primetime Anytime feature provides consumers with the ability to record primetime shows on up to each of the four broadcast networks (ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox) and save them for up to eight days. The AutoHop feature provides consumers the ability to play back certain PrimeTime Anytime

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Dish Network / Fox Channels Benelux / NBC
Countries: United States
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