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French broadcasting authority says streaming service cannot retransmit public service channels under “must-carry” law

Distributors of television services in France have a must-carry obligation with regard to France’s public service broadcasting channels, including the channels broadcast by France Télévisions.  This must-carry obligation is coupled with an implicit must-offer obligation on the part of public service broadcasters.  In other words, public service broadcasters cannot refuse signal carriage by a distributor that is subject to Continue Reading