Topic: Tennis Channel

Twitter Powers Social Video for U.S. Open and Heineken Branded tweets bounce into tennis tourney

Twitter has struck a video-based deal with the United States Tennis Association and Heineken for the U.S. Open, which began today. The USTA will tweet video content during its two-week…

August 26, 2013, 7:32 PM EDT

Comcast Wins, FCC Loses in Tennis Channel Case Appeals court says commission violated MSO's right to configure its lineup

A federal appeals court has handed Comcast Corp. another win in the cable giant's case against the Federal Communications Commission's ruling that Comcast discriminated against the Tennis Channel. In a 51-page…

May 28, 2013, 12:00 PM EDT

Comcast Wins Stay of FCC Tennis Channel Order Channel loses out on wider distribution for U.S. Open

Roger Federer and Serena Williams are going to be tough to find next week for tennis fans who subscribe to Comcast. That's because the Tennis Channel is going to remain…

August 24, 2012, 4:35 PM EDT

Comcast Sues FCC Over Tennis Channel Decision Charges agency was 'arbitrary and capricious'

Comcast is taking the Federal Communications Commission to court over the agency's recent decision that found that the cable giant discriminated against Tennis Channel. In a lawsuit filed today in the…

August 1, 2012, 5:33 PM EDT

FCC Hands Match to Tennis Channel in Dispute With Comcast Unprecedented decision is also win for independent programmers

The Federal Communications Commission ruled 3-2 against Comcast today, agreeing with the agency's administrative law judge that the cable giant discriminated against the Tennis Channel. As a result of the decision, Comcast…

July 25, 2012, 7:30 AM EDT

House GOP Throws Support Behind Comcast In Tennis Channel Case Letter to FCC warns agency not to over-reach

Ever since the Federal Communications Commission's administrative law judge ruled that Comcast must move the Tennis Channel to the same programming tier as Comcast-owned Golf Channel, Comcast has been trying…

July 23, 2012, 6:07 PM EDT

Tennis Channel Wins Carriage Complaint vs. Comcast Judge rules carrier favored its own channels

The Tennis Channel won a major victory in its long-standing carriage complaint against Comcast. Federal Communications Commission administrative law judge Richard Sippel ruled that Comcast must move Tennis Channel to…

December 20, 2011, 5:24 PM EST

Comcast Sticking to Its Guns in Fight With Bloomberg Response paves way for important FCC decision on neighborhooding

WASHINGTON—Comcast has filed its formal response to a Federal Communications Commission complaint from Bloomberg, which alleges the cable giant violated one of the conditions regulators imposed on its merger with…

July 28, 2011, 12:36 PM EDT

FCC Says Comcast Illegally Discriminated Against the Tennis Channel Regulators recommend the maximum fine

Comcast and the Federal Communications Commission will be in front of Chief Administrative Law Judge Richard Sippel today, arguing over the cable provider's treatment of the Tennis Channel. The FCC’s Enforcement…

July 12, 2011, 10:33 AM EDT