The CMA reviewed paragraph 2 of the undertakings given by Carlton and Granada following a CC report on the proposed merger of these 2 businesses to form ITV plc.
ITV Contracts Rights Renewal. OFT advice to the CC. Members of Review. Administrative timetable. Provisional decision . Notice of possible variations to the Undertakings . Provisional decision on remedy variations . Final Report . Notice of proposal to accept undertakings varying the CRR Undertakings
The CRR Undertakings are a part of a larger set of undertakings given by Carlton and Granada in 2003 following a report by the Competition Commission (CC)on …
ITV is a British free-to-air television channel.Previously a network of separate regional television channels, ITV currently operates in England, Wales, Scotland, the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands.. From 2001 until 2013, the channel was called ITV1.In 2004, Granada Television acquired Carlton Communications to form ITV plc. ITV is the biggest and most popular commercial television
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is governed by the provisions of the FTA relating to variation and release of undertakings. 15. ITV sent a request for a review of the Undertakings to the OFT, which was the relevant body prior to 1 April 2014. The OFT issued an invitation to comment following which the …
a disincentive for ITV to invest in ITV +1 (time shifted) and the high definition (“HD”) ITV1 channels, with profits accordingly foregone. The CC therefore decided that the CRR undertakings should continue to apply to ITV, but with a variation to the definition of ITV1 to include both ITV +1 and the ITV1 HD channels in the calculations
Competition and Markets Authority cases phase 1 undertakings in lieu of reference Markets ITV variation of undertakings Case type:
plc OF 17.9 PER CENT OF THE SHARES IN ITV plc UNDERTAKINGS GIVEN BY BRITISH SKY BROADCASTING GROUP plc TO THE SECRETARY OF STATE PURSUANT TO SECTION 55 OF THE ENTERPRISE ACT 2002 WHEREAS: (a) On 17 November 2006, BSkyB announced that it had acquired 696 million shares in ITV, representing 17.9 per cent of ITV shares.
Variation of undertakings in financial remedy orders Undertakings in financial remedy orders are commonplace but the recent case of Birch v Birch  EWCA Civ 833 explored the issue of the court’s jurisdiction to vary undertakings on application.
undertakings as defined in section 1162 Companies Act 2006). the Supplier to ITV. 2.2 No variation to the Contract shall have any effect unless expressly agreed in writing and signed by an appropriately ITV of this fact giving the reason and the likely duration of
appropriate) for whom ITV Sales is the authorised sales agent: Anglia, Border, Channel, London Weekday, Central, Grampian, Granada, London Weekend, HTV, Meridian, S4C, Scottish, Tyne Tees, Yorkshire, UTV and Westcountry and any cable, satellite or digital broadcaster for which ITV Sales is the authorised agent