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Locast streaming service accuses US broadcasters of collusion

Friday 27 September 2019 | 16:43 CET | News
Nonprofit streaming service Locast is taking the four big US broadcasters, ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC, to court, accusing them of antitrust behaviour and collusion, Cnet reported. The move comes after the broadcasters sued Locast earlier this summer for redistributing their channels over the internet. According to Locast, the big four told executives from YouTubeTV in April that if they provide access to Locast, they risk getting "punished during license deal renegotiations with YouTube.

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Companies: DirecTV / NBC / YouTube
Countries: United States
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