Wednesday, March 28, 2012

#Leveson: #NewsCorp.Unit - Piracy Report Full Of Inaccuarcies.

By Sarah Turner

SYDNEY (MarketWatch) -- News Ltd., part of News Corp. /quotes/zigman/359823 AU:NWS +0.52% /quotes/zigman/94823/quotes/nls/nws NWS -2.29% , said in a statement Wednesday that a report published by the Australian Financial Review newspaper alleging that News Corp. promoted the pirating of its pay-TV rivals is "full of factual inaccuracies."

The report also contained "flawed references, fanciful conclusions and baseless accusations which have been disproved in overseas courts," the firm said. Media company News Corp. is the owner of MarketWatch, the publisher of this report.