The Supreme Court of Ukraine has pronounced a final verdict in a dispute between the OTT service Divan.TV and Media Group Ukraine (MGU).

In turning down an appeal from the former, it confirmed a decision by the Economic Court in Kiev on December 1, 2014, appealed against unsuccessfully in the Court of Appeal two months later.

As previously reported in Broadband TV News, the case was originally brought about by MGU claiming that the plaintiff had intend to force it to provide its channels free of charge to Divan.TV.