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Regional Spanish channels set to claim up to EUR 100 mln from Mediaset, Atresmedia - report

Wednesday 20 November 2019 | 12:07 CET | News
Spain's association of regional TV channels Forta is ready to claim damages of between EUR 70 million and EUR 100 million from broadcasters Atresmedia and Mediaset Spain following the record fine imposed by market and communications regulator CNMC, reports El Espanol. The watchdog last week fined the Atresmedia-Mediaset duopoly a total of over EUR 77 million for developing a strategy in the sale of TV advertising that limited the capacity of rival channels to capture ad revenues, leading to a share of 85 percent of FTA ad spend.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Atresmedia / Mediaset
Countries: Spain
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