Disney-Fox Deal Signed"), CNBC reports. Disney CEO Bob Iger said at the time that he expected the deal to take 12 to 18 months to close, so it’s still in the relatively early stages, and there’s still time for a change of plans.
Comcast will only make an offer if the AT&T acquisition of Time Warner clears regulatory approvals, according to the report. The Justice Department sued to stop the acquisition; the case is currently in court (see "Justice Department Sues to Stop AT&T Acquisition of Time Warner").
The Fox assets include many geek properties, and a switch to Comcast would be an earthshaking event, ending the consolidation of the Marvel film and TV properties planned by Disney, among many major impacts. Buckle up.
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