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Oct 24, 2011

Pirating Pay-Per-View Events May Prove Costly For Lehigh Valley Business Owners

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and other similar organizations are actively investigating local sports bars for airing pay-per-view programming without ordering the event through proper channels.  Federal regulations prohibit the unlawful interception of these events and provide for some stiff penalties.  The type of piracy involved in these investigations include using one’s personal DIRECTV account for viewing in a commercial establishment, ordering a pay-per-view event for personal use and then broadcasting it for financial gain, or intercepting a television signal from another authorized user. » Read More

Jul 15, 2010

Welcome to the Lehigh Valley Legal Blog!

The Lehigh Valley Legal Blog is your local source for information on the many legal issues affecting Lehigh Valley businesses and residents. With a deep-rooted history in the Lehigh Valley, we provide a unique local perspective and we have a vested interest in keeping you up to date on trends, legislative and regulatory developments, and legal topics of interest in the Lehigh Valley.» Read More

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