• Internet tv streaming service held not to be a "cable system" therefore unable to obtain compulsory license in WPIX v. ivi
  • August 29, 2012 | Author: Ray Beckerman
  • Law Firm: Ray Beckerman, P.C. - Forest Hills Office
  • In WPIX v. ivi, the 2nd Circuit has held that an internet tv streaming service is not a "cable system", and therefore not able to obtain the compulsory retransmission license available to cable systems.

    August 27, 2012, decision of US Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit