News Corp., 21st Century Fox bulk up lobbying forces

Meanwhile, News Corp. has retained four lobbyists from the firm, including Bockorny, to influence lawmakers on the same issues.

Fox, which falls under the 21st Century Fox media umbrella, has teamed up with other major broadcasters to battle against Internet TV startup Aereo. Broadcasters like CBS and Fox have sued for Aereo for copyright infringement, arguing that the company must pay to rebroadcast its signals over the Internet to consumers.