The FEHR explains that this abuse that in his opinion has taken place, is an assumption fitted in the Law of Defense of the Competition, reason why must be sanctioned by the Court of Defense of the Competition. Digital+, adds the FEHR, could be forced to restore the signal, being sanctioned with fines that could ascend to 900,000 Euros.
The past 17 of February, Digital+ disconnected the signal of its service of Ticket office (payment by vision) to than 12,000 establishments public distributed more by all Spain with the aim of preventing the illegal use of this signal. According to Digital+, the establishments, that cannot realize purchases through that system nor now exhibit soccers match, had not regularized their situation in spite of to be informed by the platform of which the use which they were doing of the signal not fit to the conditions of the contract.
Digital+ remembered that it is not the first time that suspends the signal of the PPV to local public. This platform puts at the disposal of the hotel trade establishments, of regular way, the supply TV Soccer Club with up to three different contract modalities for the service of Ticket office.
According to the data of Digital+, every month they register to this service around 3,000 guest house establishments. A 45% of them contract the SuperFútbol formula (all the parties of each day of League and all the parties of Glass of the King who emit in PPV more Multifútbol); a 42% Soccer 1 (a party of each day of League and a party of each day of Glass of the King more Multifútbol); and 13% remaining Access Soccer (purchase of parties of individualized form). Madrid, Catalonia and Valencian Community are the zones with greater proportional number of contracts, whereas Asturias, Murcia and Cantabria count on the smaller number.