AMC, Dish Networks Settle $2.4 Billion Suit Over HD Contract

AMC, Dish Networks Settle $2.4 Billion Suit Over HD Contract

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Dish Network Corp. will pay $700 million to Cablevision Systems Corp. and AMC Netowrks Inc. and enter into a long-term distribution agreement with AMC to carry AMC, IFC, Sundance Channel and WE tv, according to a statement.