Knowledge Identifier: &All_American_Direct
Category: Business (24)
Founded in 1983.
Countries: United States (50%), Florida (38%), (13%)
Linked to: American Broadcasting Company, Fox Broadcasting Company, CBS, Dish Network
The partnership came after a Florida court ordered EchoStar to cease providing distant-network programming in October 2006 after a 10 year legal battle over whether the satellite TV provider had violated the Copyright Act; in December 2006 DISH Network ceased all transmission of distant-network programming