Diller-Backed Aereo Beats Networks’ Bid to Close TV Service

Diller-Backed Aereo Beats Networks’ Bid to Close TV Service

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Broadcasters, including Walt Disney Co.’s ABC, sued Aereo Inc. in March 2012, claiming that it infringed copyrights by capturing their over-the-air signals and retransmitting the programming to subscribers on computers and smartphones without paying for the rights.