Mexican Cell Giant Targets TV Cos. In Antitrust Fight

Law360, New York (March 24, 2011, 5:35 PM EDT) -- Mexican wireless carrier Telcel accused television broadcasters Grupo Televisa SAB and Grupo Salinas on Wednesday of fixing advertising prices and colluding to force Telcel and others to accept unfair conditions.

Telcel — a unit of America Movil SAB de CV, which itself is partially owned by AT&T Inc. and controlled by Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim — said Wednesday that it had filed complaints with the country's Federal Competition Commission accusing Televisa, Salinas, the National Chamber of the Cable Telecommunications Industry, or Canitec, and several of their...
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