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Comcast Outbids Fox for Control of British Broadcaster Sky

The winning bid values Sky, one of Europe’s top television companies, at about $39 billion. That’s nearly 61 percent more than Fox initially bid for Sky in 2016. Read more detail on Recent Business Law posts –

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Comcast installed Wi-Fi gear without approval—and this city is not happy

Enlarge / A Comcast Service Vehicle in Indianapolis, Indiana, in March 2016. (credit: Getty Images | jetcityimage) Comcast recently installed Wi-Fi equipment in public rights of way without permits in the city of Corvallis, Oregon. But instead of settling the … Continue reading

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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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