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CRTC has no jurisdiction over site-blocking request, big telecoms argue

Briefs | 09/26/2019 5:31 pm EDT
CRTC logo displayed at public hearings on Oct. 26, 2018. / Photo by Andrew Meade.

BCE Inc., Quebecor Inc. and Rogers Communications Inc. are arguing in Federal Court that TekSavvy Solutions Inc. was wrong when it said the request by the large vertically-integrated telecoms to order a pirate “IPTV” site to be blocked is the domain of the CRTC.

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