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ITALY: LCN- Commissioner’s final plan expected by 20 May 2015

On January 8, 2015 the Consiglio di Stato (Supreme Administrative Court) set the final deadline of May 20 for the Commissioner to issue the new LCN plan.

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ITALY – (Yet another?) LCN Consultation!

A new consultation? Well, strictly speaking, not, although it feels like it.

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Italy – (Yet another) LCN Suspension

Groundhog Day for LCN in Italy, as today the Consiglio di Stato (Administrative Supreme Court) suspended the LCN Consultation.

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France: First applications of the new procedure to swap a pay DTT channel to free DTT: TF1 and M6 have asked the French media authority to authorize the swap of their respective pay DTT news channels, LCI and Paris Première

By Florence Guthfreund-Roland & Mathilde Hallé A new French law adopted on 15 November 2013 has granted the French media authority (the “Conseil Supérieur de l’Audiovisuel” or “CSA”) the power to authorize a pay DTT channel to migrate to free DTT. Justified notably by considerations of information pluralism, paragraph 4 of new version of Article …

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France – Clarification on the regulatory regime applicable to broadcasters using radio-frequencies in case of change of direct or indirect control

By Florence Guthfreund-Roland & Mathilde Hallé On 15 November 2013, French Law n°2013-1028 on the independence of the public audiovisual sector has amended Article 42-3 of Law n°86-1067 of 30 September 1986 on freedom of communications in order to confirm and give legal grounds to the powers of the French media authority (the “Conseil Supérieur …

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