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Tuesday, Oct 1
Disney and Dish Network sign short-term deal
- Disney (DIS) and Dish Network (DISH) sign a short-term contract extension that will prevent a blackout of Disney-owned networks for Dish subscribers.
- Media analysts think Dish CEO Charlie Ergen could still take a hard stance in negotiations, but pushing the ultimate battle over carriage fees past football season might be in its best interest.