Dish, TVB, CCTV sue HTV over h.TV pirate service

Tuesday 19 April 2016 | 09:59 CET | News
Dish, TVB and CCTV have filed a lawsuit against HTV International (HTVI) claiming that the latter has set up a pirate broadcasting network that captures TVB and CCTV programming and streams it over the internet to users of the h.TV device in the US. Dish owns exclusive rights to retransmit the channels and programmes of Cantonese-language broadcaster TVB and Chinese broadcaster CCTV in the US. Dish also holds exclusive rights to retransmit TVB content OTT in the US. 

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: CCTV / Dish TV / HTV / TVB Pay Vision
Countries: United States
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