Monthly Archives: September 2013

Retransmission fees sticking point in recent Time Warner Cable & CBS standoff

Retransmission fees sticking point in recent Time Warner Cable & CBS standoff

Retransmission fees — the fees that over-the-air TV broadcasters charge cable companies to pass along their programming to subscribers — were at the center of the recent standoff between CBS and Time Warner Cable. National broadcasting companies such as ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox charge cable and satellite companies for the right to retransmit their… Continue Reading