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Comcast offers $65 billion for Fox, says government won’t stop merger

(credit: Comcast) Comcast today made a $65 billion offer to buy major portions of 21st Century Fox, setting up a potential bidding war with Walt Disney Company. Disney already struck a $52.4 billion all-stock deal to buy the Fox properties, … Continue reading

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U.K. Clears Way for Bidding War Between Comcast and Disney Over Sky

A decision by Britain’s culture secretary sets up a new phase in a battle between two media giants, as the industry rushes to consolidate. Read more detail on Recent Business Law posts –

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Comcast Bid 16% More Than Disney for 21st Century Fox, Filing Shows

Although its rebuffed proposal was higher on a per-share basis, Comcast didn’t offer protection if a deal was blocked, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Read more detail on Recent Business Law posts –

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Comcast Leaves Fox With Few Good Options: DealBook Briefing

Fox can either revise the terms of the Disney sale to exclude Sky, or enter into a bidding war with Comcast. Neither option is appealing. Read more detail on Recent Business Law posts –

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“Check your Comcast bill for unwanted fees,” new consumer alert says

(credit: Mike Mozart) Comcast customers in Washington state should check their bills for unwanted charges, State Attorney General Bob Ferguson said in a consumer alert issued this week. Ferguson filed a $100 million lawsuit against Comcast in August 2016, accusing … Continue reading

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