Competition Appeals Tribunal

BT TV begins offering Sky Sports on YouView

BT TV is to offer Sky’s Sky Sports 1 and 2 premium channels on its YouView boxes from today after securing an interim rulling from the Competition Appeals Tribunal. Sky’s two premium channels will be added to the existing BT Sport, ESPN and Eurosport services on YouView, giving BT viewers to option to watch an […]

Ball in Ofcom’s court as CAT rules against Sky on wholesale must offer

After four years of litigation, the UK Competition Appeals Tribunal (CAT) has ruled that BSkyB must make its sports channels available to BT on a wholesale basis. The CAT, making an about turn on its original 2012 ruling on the case, said that Sky must make its Sky Sports 1 and 2 premium services available […]

Sky suffers reversal as Court of Appeal sends sports channel case back to CAT

BSkyB has suffered a reversal in its legal battle over the terms under which it must make premium sports content available to rival operators. The UK Court of Appeal has said that the Competition Appeals Tribunal (CAT) must re-examine a 2012 ruling that removed an obligation on the pay TV operator to sell its premium […]