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FTA channels oppose AT&T-Time Warner deal in Brazil

During a public hearing held this week in the Commission of Science and Technology, Communication and Information Technology of the Chamber of Deputies, executives of Abert and Abratel, entities representing main free-to-air channels, presented their arguments against AT&T- Time Warner merger. According to Abert, which represents Globo, SBT and Band, the acquisition is a “clear [...]

Canales de TV abierta se manifiestan contra la fusión AT&T-Time Warner en Brasil

Durante una audiencia pública realizada esta semana en la Comisión de Ciencia y Tecnología, Comunicación e Informática de la Cámara de Diputados, directivos de Abert y Abratel, entidades que representan a los principales canales de TV abierta, presentaron sus argumentos contra la fusión entre AT&T y Time Warner. Según Abert, que representa a cadenas como [...]

American Cable Association asks to reverse AT&T antitrust decision

The American Cable Association (ACA), an entity that represents small and medium-sized operators, urged the appeals court to reverse the rulling that allowed the AT&T-Time Warner merger. In June, District Judge Richard Leon allowed AT&T to complete the acquisition. However, the U.S. Justice Department (DOJ) is appealing that decision. In an amicus brief to the [...]

Asociación de cableoperadores pide revocar fusión AT&T-Time Warner

La American Cable Association (ACA), entidad que nuclea pequeños y medianos operadores de Estados Unidos, solicitó revocar el fallo que permitió avanzar con la fusión entre AT&T y Time Warner. En junio pasado, el juez de distrito Richard Leon autorizó la operación, que se concretó finalmente algunos días más tarde. No obstante, el Departamento de [...]

U.S. Justice Department to appeal approval of AT&T-Time Warner merger

The U.S. Justice Department announced on Thursday last week that it will appeal the AT&T-Time Warner merger approval. The deal was completed on June 14. In a statement, David McAtee, AT&T General Counsel said, the Courts decision could hardly have been more thorough, fact-based, and well-reasoned. While the losing party in litigation always has the [...]

Departamento de Justicia de EE.UU apelará fallo que autorizó la fusión AT&T-Time Warner

El Departamento de Justicia de los Estados Unidos (DOJ por sus siglas en inglés) anunció que apelará el fallo que aprobó la compra de Time Warner por parte de AT&T por USD 85.400 millones. La fusión entre ambas empresas se concretó el 14 de junio pasado. Tras conocerse la noticia, el consejero general de AT&T, [...]

AT&T completes acquisition of Time Warner

AT&T has completed its acquisition of Time Warner. The announcement was made just two days after a federal judge approved the USD 85.4 billion deal. Following the acquisition, AT&T rebranded Time Warner as WarnerMedia. In this way, the telecommunications company complements its video, mobile and broadband portfolio with the entertainment offer of Warner Bros., HBO [...]