Business Rock Hill: 4/2/14 Comporium-Viacom battle

Posted April 2, 2014 4:11 pm | Filed under Business Rock Hill

Last week, we first reported of ongoing negotiations between Rock Hill-based Comporium Communications and media giant Viacom. The two were working out a deal for Comporium to cable Viacom’s channels — Comedy Central, Nickelodeon and CMT, among others. That deal was worked out late Monday night, but this week we explain Comporium’s side of the argument and the ongoing battle between cable providers and the big TV networks.