Charter Wants To Delay Windstream's False Ad Damages Trial

Law360 (February 13, 2020, 6:56 PM EST) -- Cable provider Charter Communications asked a New York bankruptcy judge Thursday to delay a planned bench trial over what damages the cable company should owe after the judge found it published false advertising about rival Windstream Holdings, saying it could interfere with a possible jury trial.

In a hearing Thursday, Charter told U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Robert Drain that a bench trial would interfere with its right to a jury trial on some of Windstream's claims by generating rulings that could tie the hands of a potential future jury, and that the issues are not tied closely enough to Windstream's bankruptcy case...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!