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Spain's CNMC fines La Liga in stadium access row

Wednesday 21 June 2017 | 08:47 CET | News
Spanish communications and competition regulator CNMC has fined Spain's La Liga a total of EUR 250,000 for preventing the cameras of free-to-air broadcaster Mediaset (Cuatro and Telecinco) from entering stadiums during a football rights row. The fine is the first issued to La Liga since it started managing the rights of all football clubs and corresponds to the 24th and 25th match day of the top-tier La Liga Santander season and the 27th match day of the La Liga 1, 2, 3. The CNMC said Spanish viewers had a right to information under the country's audiovisual law irrespective of La Liga's

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: CNMC / Mediaset / Telecable / Telecinco
Countries: Spain
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