FCC Judge Puts Off Ruling On NFL-Comcast Feud

Law360, New York (November 20, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- An administrative law judge at the Federal Communications Commission has reportedly pushed back a 60-day deadline to rule on the National Football League's complaint over Comcast Corp.'s refusal to carry its channel on the company's most popular digital cable package.

Judge Arthur I. Steinberg said in an order made public Thursday that a full hearing would be necessary in order to review the long-running dispute between the NFL and Comcast, the Associated Press reported Thursday.

The judge's ruling effectively rejected the FCC's preliminary decision in October,...
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