Network Says AT&T Knew Of Fraud When It Signed Contract

Law360, Washington (May 24, 2016, 1:46 PM EDT) -- A small television network urged a California federal judge not to let AT&T escape allegations it concealed plans to ax its U-Verse platform during negotiations for the network to be carried there, saying Monday AT&T can’t label its public statements “mere puffery.”

Herring Networks Inc.’s Monday brief fired back at AT&T’s efforts to downplay statements in negotiations before the acquisition of DirecTV, maintaining that Herring relied on AT&T’s position that it would grow the U-Verse platform, or in the alternative, carry Herring’s channels on DirecTV after...
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