Comcast-NBC Deal Extended, Awaiting Regulator OKs

Law360, New York (December 3, 2010, 8:22 PM EST) -- Comcast Corp. has reached an agreement with General Electric Co. on a three-month extension of the pending $37 billion deal that would give Comcast control of NBC Universal Inc., as the firms await key approvals from U.S. regulators

In a regulatory filing Friday, cable giant Comcast said the term of the master agreement was being reset to expire March 3. The initial agreement had been set to expire Dec. 3.

Federal regulators are reportedly closing in on conditions for the controversial Comcast-NBC merger, amid opposition from...
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