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CTH sues Apple for B100m, claiming EPL rights violation

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New TV provider Cable Thai Holding (CTH), which has the Thai broadcasting rights for the English Premier League (EPL), is suing Apple for selling applications through its App Store that enable people to view the matches on mobile devices. 

The company has filed lawsuits against Apple Inc, Apple South Asia (Thailand) and its executive with the Intellectual Property and International Trade Court and the Criminal Court, demanding compensation of 100 million baht.

CTH is also suing the developer of the app, known as "Sport Channel", in the Criminal Court.

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