Antitrust NewsWatch: Nielsen antitrust lawsuit labeled a 'battle to save the TV industry' | bizjournals.com

Monday, December 05, 2005

Nielsen antitrust lawsuit labeled a 'battle to save the TV industry' | bizjournals.com

Florida US District Judge Susan Bucklew has ruled that erinMedia LLC can move on to discovery in its antitrust lawsuit against Nielsen Media Research Inc. erinMedia claims that Nielsen is using anticompetitive practices to impede or prevent competition and innovation, and that it has forced major networks into long-term, staggered contracts that make it impossible for companies offer competing services.
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