Lebanese Broadcasting Corporation International wins lawsuit

Wednesday 12 August 2015 | 12:57 CET | News
Lebanese Broadcasting Corporation International (LBCI) said that it has won a lawsuit against Saudi Prince Al Waleed Bin Talal. LBCI can now beam the channels LBC Europe, LBC America, LBC Australia, LBC Africa and LBC Maghreb, BroadbandTV News reported. The French court decision stipulated that Bin Talal must waive his supposed right to the channels and give them back to LBCI, and pay all the fees and expenses of the suit he lost

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