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Petitions to overturn recent CRTC decisions gaining steam

telecom | 09/23/2021 7:09 pm EDT

Days after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau won another minority government mandate, several petitions to the governor-in-council asking his cabinet to overturn recent CRTC decisions are gaining support.  Wednesday was the deadline for submissions on Data on Tap Inc.'s...

Channels from India, Michigan approved for distribution

Media | 03/10/2017 4:56 pm EST

A pair of channels originating from India and the United States have been approved for distribution in Canada, the CRTC said Friday. NDTV 24 X 7, described by the CRTC as a “24-hour niche service that provides news and current affairs programming” targeting a South Asian audience, was sponsored by Asian Television Network International Ltd., while WJBK-TV, a Detroit, Mich., Fox affiliate was backed by TekSavvy Solutions Inc. for inclusion on the list of non-Canadian programming services and stations authorized for distribution....

Privacy, ‘speculative invoicing’ concerns raised at Voltage hearing

Media | 06/25/2013 9:13 pm EDT

TORONTO—Privacy concerns and Voltage Pictures Inc.'s previous lawsuits in the United States were the focus of a court hearing that will determine whether the studio can sue Canadian Internet subscribers whose accounts have been linked to illegal downloads of its films. Lawyers for Voltage and Internet service...

TekSavvy customers concerned about privacy should show up at court hearing, ISP says

Media | 12/12/2012 9:42 pm EST

TekSavvy Solutions Inc. customers who are concerned about their privacy should show up at a court hearing Monday to defend themselves against Voltage Pictures LLC's motion to obtain subscriber...