Al Jazeera, AT&T Can't Keep Suit Under Wraps

Law360, Wilmington (October 15, 2013, 9:07 PM EDT) -- A Delaware chancery judge on Monday denied a bid by Al Jazeera America LLC and AT&T Services Inc. to keep details of their contract dispute confidential, ordering the network to file a largely unredacted version of its complaint.

Al Jazeera sued AT&T in August for refusing to carry the Qatar-based broadcaster's newly launched American news channel on its U-verse subscription TV service, and representatives of several news organizations have contended the redacted version of the sealed complaint violated Chancery Rule 5.1 by concealing too much from...
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