Sky / Twenty-First Century Fox

Sky / Twenty-First Century Fox: "Non-Fanciful Concerns" and New Deal Risks



Publication Date: September 13, 2017


Research Report Overview

Our thoughts and additional commentary in relation to Culture Secretary Karen Bradley’s public announcement on Sky / Fox in Parliament yesterday, and the disclosure of clarification letters by Ofcom.


Contents (6 Pages):

1. No Surprise on Media Plurality 2. On Broadcasting Standards, the Key Issue is “Non-Fanciful Concerns” 3. Moving the Goal Post #1: Changing the Question 4. Moving the Goal Post #2: Using “A Matter of Law” as an Excuse to Refer 5. Ofcom’s Upcoming Role in Phase II 6. The CMA’s Upcoming Role in Phase II 7. The SoS Decision, Political Pressure, Fox Appeals


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Deal Timeline

Sky / Twenty-First Century Fox

September 2018

August 2018

July 2018

June 2018

May 2018

April 2018

March 2018

February 2018

January 2018

December 2017

November 2017

October 2017

September 2017

August 2017

July 2017

June 2017

May 2017

April 2017

March 2017

February 2017

January 2017

Deal Announced: December 15, 2016
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