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Viacom Resolves Its Legal Dispute With Time Warner Cable

May 16, 2012

Viacom Inc. (VIAB:US), owner of the Paramount film studio and MTV, Nickelodeon and Comedy Central, agreed to resolve a legal dispute with Time Warner Cable Inc. (TWC:US), letting cable customers see its shows on more devices.

“All of Viacom’s programming will now be available to Time Warner Cable subscribers for in-home viewing via Internet protocol-enabled devices such as iPads,” the companies said today in a joint statement posted on Viacom’s website. Time Warner Cable also will continue to carry Viacom’s Country Music Television, the companies said.

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  • VIAB
    (Viacom Inc)
    • $85.37 USD
    • -0.93
    • -1.08%
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    (Time Warner Cable Inc)
    • $148.88 USD
    • 0.33
    • 0.22%
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