Even After CBS Spat, TWC Faces Fight To Change Retrans

Law360, New York (September 3, 2013, 9:18 PM EDT) -- In settling its month-long standoff with CBS Corp. on Monday, Time Warner Cable Inc. warned lawmakers and regulators that the much-disputed system of retransmission consent would need to be altered in order to avoid further disruptions — yet the odds of the rules changing anytime soon seem slim.

With less than a week to go until the start of the National Football League season — predicted by many experts as the make-or-break moment — the two giant companies reached a deal, restoring CBS to more than...
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