Thursday, May 31, 2012
The judge overseeing the Dish/Fox ad-skipper litigation has granted a preliminary restraining order that prohibits Fox Networks from proceeding until next month. U. S. District Court Judge Laura Swain will take up the litigation in a few weeks when she hears more motions in the case pitting Dish Networks against Fox, and the related suits brought by Fox and other networks in California against Dish. More here (with analysis) from the Hollywood Reporter, here from L. A. Times.