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CRTC’s new ‘standstill’ policy draws interest from distributors seeking better carriage deals

News | 10/25/2011 12:08 am EDT

The CRTC’s new vertical integration policy is slowing down BCE Inc.‘s carriage renewal negotiations with some broadcast distributors, including Telus Communications Co. and Cogeco Cable Inc., as carriers eye the commission’s new dispute resolution process for better carriage deals, industry sources say. 

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