Diller-backed Aereo countersues broadcasters

(Reuters) – Aereo Inc, an online television service backed by billionaire Barry Diller that is preparing to launch on Wednesday, filed a countersuit against broadcasters that are seeking to stop retransmission of their programming by Aereo. The company filed its countersuit 11 days after broadcasters and local TV stations sued for an injunction to stop Aereo from retransmitting their programs to phones, tablet computers and other devices. Some of the broadcasters also sought financial damages. Aereo said its technology lets viewers “do no more than what they are entitled to do. …
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