Dish Network-Disney deal limits commercial-skipping feature

As part of retransmission deal reached by Disney and Dish Network, Dish will disable its commercial-skipping DVR feature on ABC, ESPN and Disney shows until three days after the airing. Disney also gave Dish Network online video rights that Dish could use for an online streaming service. The agreement caps more than six months of negotiations between the two companies over Dish's Auto Hop ad-bypassing service.

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