Cablevision's Bundling Suit Hypocritical, Viacom Says

Law360, New York (May 8, 2013, 4:52 PM EDT) -- Viacom International Inc. fired back Wednesday at Cablevision Systems Corp.'s antitrust allegations over bundling cable TV channels, saying that mere months ago Cablevision worked with Viacom to beat back a similar consumer class action directed at both companies.

Cablevision has accused Viacom of using a $1 billion penalty to strong-arm it into carrying channels customers don't want in order to get more popular channels like MTV and Comedy Central, but Viacom pointed out in court filings Wednesday that only a few months ago Cablevision was working...
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