Dish Asks FCC to Defer Action on Softbank Bid for Sprint Nextel

Dish Asks FCC to Defer Action on Softbank Bid for Sprint Nextel

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Dish’s $25.5 billion offer for Sprint made April 15 is “an important new development” that increases uncertainty surrounding the $20 billion bid Tokyo-based Softbank made in October, Dish said in a filing yesterday at the FCC.