Virgin Media, Eir carriage dispute heads to Commercial Court

A long-running carriage dispute between Irish telecoms operators Virgin Media and Eir has been fast-tracked to the Commercial Court in Dublin.

The complaint brought by Virgin Media centres on Eir’s alleged failure to pay a €2.5m ($3m) fee for the distribution of Virgin’s sports channels. Eir in August removed its sports channels from the platforms of Virgin Media in an escalation of the dispute between the companies.

You need to have a subscription to access this content

If you would like more information on our Media product please contact our sales team

Already have an account? Sign in here