UPC withdraws Slovak OTT appeal

November 25, 2013 10.49 Europe/London By Chris Dziadul

upc-reflectUPC Slovakia has decided to withdraw its appeal against the decision of the district court in Bratislava that ordered an immediate stop to the blocking and/or degrading of ANTIK OTT services.

As a result, the decision of the court is valid until a final decision by Slovak courts, which could anything from 3-5 years.

UPC Slovakia has already told the local media that it has stopped blocking ANTIK services.

ANTIK, in turn, has told Broadband TV News that its customers have informed it that UPC Slovakia is no longer blocking ANTIL services.