More than 60 Univision O & O stations have been dimmed on Dish's national platforms as companies argue about a new contract of carriage.
Univision's own stations and cable channels including Univision Deportes and Galavision went dark at 4pm. PT how the previous contract has expired
The sides have been negotiating a new pact for weeks. Dish on Friday night declared the talks deadlocked
"Given the current events affecting the Hispanic community, we call on Univision to return its signal to DISH, DishLATINO and Sling TV customers as soon as possible This is not the time to make outrageous demands to make up for bad business decisions or, as many have suggested, to position themselves better for a sale, "said Alfredo Rodríguez Diaz-Marta, VP of DishLatino and Sling.
Univision The court rejected its bid to extend a two-week contract extension to continue Discontinued Discussions for Dish and Sling customers. Dish's satellite and streaming platforms have about 1
"It is outrageous that Dish has rejected our offer of a two-week contract extension to allow his customers and viewers access to the highly rated Univision networks and stations while Dish routinely uses blackouts against broadcasters – his 68 broadcast blackouts Since 2010, significantly more than any other distributor in that time – Univision DISH expects to take our negotiations and commitment to Hispanic consumers seriously when it told its customers this week that it wanted "a mutually beneficial deal" for Univisions achieve high-quality content, "Univision said in a statement.