Anti-trust

09.15.12
Zynga files counterclaim against EA, EA calls it 'predictable subterfuge'
09.15.12

Zynga files counterclaim against EA, EA calls it 'predictable subterfuge'

Zynga has officially responded to EA's recent lawsuit over its claims of a "clear violation" of cop...

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06.27.12
Court upholds EU antitrust decision against Microsoft, reduces fine slightly to $1.07 billion
06.27.12

Court upholds EU antitrust decision against Microsoft, reduces fine slightly to $1.07 billion

Europe's second-highest court has finally denied Microsoft's 2008 appeal of its 899 million euro (...

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05.30.12
South Korea's FTC reportedly raids Google again over lack of cooperation
05.30.12

South Korea's FTC reportedly raids Google again over lack of cooperation

Google might be in trouble for how it handled an earlier raid by South Korean officials over antit...

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12.27.11
Italian anti-trust body fines Apple for misleading customers on product guarantees
12.27.11

Italian anti-trust body fines Apple for misleading customers on product guarantees

Apple Italia has been fined a total of 900,000 euros for failing to inform its customers that p...

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06.17.11
Microsoft gets antitrust okay for Skype purchase, readies shockingly large wire transfer
06.17.11

Microsoft gets antitrust okay for Skype purchase, readies shockingly large wire transfer

Look out, world -- Microsoft just crossed another hurdle in its bid to swallow Skype whole. Earl...

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11.30.10
Google to face formal EU antitrust investigation over unfair downranking of search competitors
11.30.10

Google to face formal EU antitrust investigation over unfair downranking of search competitors

Way back in February, the European Union announced its intention to look into allegations made agai...

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09.26.10
European Union closes Apple investigation
09.26.10

European Union closes Apple investigation

I think we can call this one "saved by a policy change." Earlier this month, Apple changed its rules...

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05.05.10
Former US Labor Secretary on antitrust investigation: "Hands off Apple"
05.05.10

Former US Labor Secretary on antitrust investigation: "Hands off Apple"

If you want a preview of how this nonsensical antitrust investigation against Apple is going to play...

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10.26.09
Sony Optiarc garners unwanted attention from DOJ for possible Blu-ray or DVD price fixing
10.26.09

Sony Optiarc garners unwanted attention from DOJ for possible Blu-ray or DVD price fixing

In a filing with the Tokyo Stock Exchange this morning, Sony has revealed a request for information...

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