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Apple says antitrust bills could cause ‘millions of Americans’ to suffer malware attacks

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Apple Inc Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook listens as U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks during a meeting with members of his national security team and private sector leaders to discuss how to “improve the nation’s cybersecurity,” in the East......

State AGs appeal dismissal of their antitrust suit against Facebook

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here New York State Attorney General Letitia James speaks during a “Defend Democracy” rally, taking place on the first anniversary of the January 6, 2021 attack on the U.S. Capitol, in Brooklyn, New York, January 6, 2022. Brendan McDermid | Reuters......

Major League Wrestling Files Antitrust Lawsuit Against WWE

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An antitrust lawsuit has been filed against WWE by a competing professional wrestling promotion. Major League Wrestling issued a press release on Tuesday night announcing that it has filed an antitrust lawsuit against WWE, citing WWE’s “ongoing attempts to undermine competition in and monopolize the professional wrestling market by interfering with......

Microsoft’s $16 billion Nuance bid gets EU antitrust approval

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BRUSSELS, Dec 21 (Reuters) – The European Commission on Tuesday granted Microsoft (MSFT.O) unconditional antitrust approval for its $16 billion bid for artificial intelligence and speech technology company Nuance Communications (NUAN.O). The deal is Microsoft’s second biggest after its $26.2 billion LinkedIn purchase in 2016, and would boost its presence......

China to tighten antitrust legal enforcement – new antitrust bureau head

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A security surveillance camera overlooking a street is pictured next to a nearby fluttering flag of China in Beijing, China November 25, 2021. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BEIJING, Dec 19 (Reuters) – China’s antimonopoly bureau will step up legal enforcement against monopolistic......

Amazon fined $1.28 billion by Italy’s antitrust regulators

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Packages move along a conveyor at an Amazon fulfillment center on Cyber Monday in Robbinsville, New Jersey, U.S., on Monday, Nov. 29, 2021. Michael Nagle | Bloomberg | Getty Images Amazon was fined 1.13 billion euros ($1.28 billion) on Thursday......

Amazon seeks to pause antitrust review of 2019 deal with India’s Future, documents show

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NEW DELHI, Nov 24 (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) has asked India’s Supreme Court to pause an expedited review of allegations that the U.S. firm concealed information while seeking antitrust clearance for a 2019 deal with India’s Future Group, legal papers seen by Reuters showed. The Competition Commission of India......

Amazon and Apple handed $225 million in Italian antitrust fines

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MILAN, Nov 23 (Reuters) – Italy’s antitrust authority has fined U.S. tech giants Amazon.com (AMZN.O) and Apple Inc (AAPL.O) a total of more than 200 million euros ($225 million) for alleged anti-competitive cooperation in the sale of Apple and Beats products. Contractual provisions of a 2018 agreement between the companies......

American, JetBlue seek dismissal of antitrust lawsuit tied to partnership

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here JetBlue Airways Corp. aircraft at Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA) in Arlington, Virginia, U.S., on Tuesday, May 25, 2021. Stefani Reynolds | Bloomberg | Getty Images American Airlines and JetBlue Airways on Monday asked a U.S. judge to dismiss a......

Google questions if the new Justice Department antitrust boss can be impartial.

New York Times
Google asked the Justice Department on Friday to investigate whether its new top antitrust official, who has represented Google rivals, needs to step back from inquiries and lawsuits against the company. In a letter to Justice Department leaders, an outside lawyer for Google said the “reality, and the appearance, of......

Senate confirms Big Tech critic Jonathan Kanter to lead DOJ Antitrust Division

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Antitrust attorney Jonathan Kanter testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee October 6, 2021 in Washington, DC. Win McNamee | Getty Images The Senate voted 68-29 on Tuesday to confirm Jonathan Kanter as Assistant Attorney General of the Department of Justice’s......

Senate approves Jonathan Kanter, a Big Tech critic, as the top U.S. antitrust official.

New York Times
WASHINGTON — The Senate on Tuesday confirmed Jonathan Kanter, a corporate lawyer and Big Tech critic, to the top antitrust role in the nation, the latest action in efforts to curb the power of Silicon Valley giants. In a 68-to-29 vote, the approval of Mr. Kanter to lead the Justice......

Senate approves Jonathan Kanter, a Big Tech critic, as the top U.S. antitrust official.

New York Times
WASHINGTON — The Senate on Tuesday confirmed Jonathan Kanter, a corporate lawyer and Big Tech critic, to the top antitrust role in the nation, the latest action in efforts to curb the power of Silicon Valley giants. In a 68-to-29 vote, the approval of Mr. Kanter to lead the Justice......

S&P Global, IHS win U.S. antitrust approval for $44 billion deal with conditions

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WASHINGTON, Nov 12 (Reuters) – Business information provider S&P Global Inc (SPGI.N) and IHS Markit Ltd (INFO.N) have won U.S. antitrust approval for their planned merger, on condition it sell some businesses and scrap a non-compete agreement with GasBuddy, the Justice Department said in a statement. The $44 billion deal......

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