The United States Copyright Office does not consider Aereo a cable system under the terms of copyright law.
US copyright officials told the company, which was seeking a license to operate like a cable system after a recent Supreme Court defeat, through a letter obtained by CNBC.
"In the view of the Copyright Office, internet retransmissions of broadcast television fall outside the scope of the Section 111 license," the letter, dated July 16, read.
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