Lawyers representing the employees of Florida-based DirecTV (NYSE: T) installation contractor MasTec Inc. filed a brief with the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, arguing that waivers in employment...
Signaling a major legal win for DirecTV, or any other corporation operating in California, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that a class-action suit against the pay-TV operator can't move forward because the complaints must be settled in private arbitration.
The Federal Trade Commission has asked a Northern California federal court judge to deny DirecTV's bid for a partial summary judgement in a lawsuit over the satellite TV company's advertising.
The Better Business Bureau's National Advertising Division (NAD) has recommended that DirecTV change or ditch a TV ad starring model Hannah Davis and a talking horse.
DirecTV announced that it is shutting down its Spanish-language streaming platform, Yaveo, just a year after launching it.
AT&T plans to launch a mobile video service in January, the carrier's CEO, Randall Stephenson, told attendees at the UBS Global Media and Communications Conference. That lines up the wireless provider against Verizon, with its Go90 over-the-top service, and T-Mobile, which offers Binge On, a mobile OTT aggregation service.
AT&T is preparing to launch a video service that will be delivered to mobile devices as well as residential TV sets, Chairman and CEO Randall Stephenson said today.
AT&T will begin transitioning its newly acquired U.S. satellite TV operations away from the DirecTV brand and toward the newly minted "AT&T Entertainment" starting in January, according to an internal memo obtained by DSL Reports.
DirecTV is currently testing live UltraHD sports transmission and expects to have a live 4K service sometime "early in 2016," according to Phil Goswitz, senior VP of video and space communications for the satellite TV operator.
Does the pay-TV industry have a problem with criminal behavior by third-party installation techs? Do a Google search with the basic term "pay-TV installer," and you'll get a veritable rap sheet of recent crime reports by pay-TV customers involving installation contractors.