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News Corp / Sky (European intervention notice)



Decisions:

30 December 2010 - Report to Secretary of State

Affected market: Media and broadcasting

Links: 

11 February 2011: A report pursuant to section 93 Enterprise Act 2002 to the Secretary of State for Culture, Olympics, Media and Sport in response to the undertakings in lieu offered by News Corporation pursuant to Schedule 2 paragraph 3 of the Enterprise Act 2002 (Protection of legitimate interests) Order 2003 concerning the anticipated acquisition by News Corporation of British Sky Broadcasting Group plc.

Download the full text of the report (pdf 1.5mb)

1 March 2011: Advice from the OFT on undertakings in lieu offered by News Corporation relating to the anticipated acquisition by News Corporation of British Sky Broadcasting Group plc.

Download the full text of the report (pdf 80kb)

22 June 2011: Advice from the OFT on undertakings in lieu offered by News Corporation, and the proposed Carriage Agreement and Brand Licensing Agreement, relating to the anticipated acquisition by News Corporation of British Sky Broadcasting Group plc.

Download the full text of the report (pdf 243kb)

Further documentation on the merger, including the Secretary of State's request to the OFT of 27 January 2011 for advice in relation to the undertakings in lieu under section 93 Enterprise Act 2002" can be found on the DCMS website.




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