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Nokia, Daimler, others agreed to mediation to resolve licensing dispute

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FILE PHOTO: Visitors gather outside the Nokia booth at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, February 26, 2019. REUTERS/Sergio Perez/File Photo BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Nokia, German carmaker Daimler and several car parts suppliers have agreed to independent mediation to resolve their technology licensing dispute, the Finnish telecoms equipment maker...
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Nokia says Daimler, others agreed to mediation to resolve licensing dispute

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FILE PHOTO: Visitors gather outside the Nokia booth at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, February 26, 2019. REUTERS/Sergio Perez/File Photo BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Nokia on Thursday said that German carmaker Daimler and several car parts suppliers have agreed to independent mediation to resolve their licensing dispute. “We expect...
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France fines Morgan Stanley $22 million for bond manipulation

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PARIS (Reuters) – France’s markets watchdog AMF said on Tuesday it had fined U.S bank Morgan Stanley (MS.N) 20 million euros ($22 million) for manipulation of sovereign bonds. FILE PHOTO: A sign is displayed on the Morgan Stanley building in New York U.S., July 16, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/File Photo AMF...
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Testimony begins in U.S. states’ lawsuit to block T-Mobile/Sprint deal

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Witness testimony began Monday over an effort by U.S. state attorneys general to stop T-Mobile US Inc (TMUS.O) from buying Sprint Corp (S.N), in a case that highlights disagreements between federal antitrust enforcers, who are Republican, and Democrats in powerful states. Attorneys for the 13 states...
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Exclusive: Hyundai’s $1.8 billion deal with Daewoo faces EU probe – sources

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FILE PHOTO: Giant cranes of Hyundai Heavy Industries are seen in Ulsan, South Korea, May 29, 2018. Picture taken on May 29, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji BRUSSELS (Reuters) – World No. 1 shipbuilding group Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings Co Ltd’s (267250.KS) $1.8 billion merger with rival shipbuilder Daewoo is expected to...
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Fiat appeals to Europe’s top court against $33 million EU tax order

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FILE PHOTO: The logo of car manufacturer Fiat is seen in Zurich, Switzerland October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann/FIle Photo BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Carmaker Fiat Chrysler (FCHA.MI) has lodged an appeal with Europe’s top court against an EU order to pay 30 million euros ($33 million) in Luxembourg back-taxes, seeking to...
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JPMorgan banker testifying for cartel prosecutors says there was no agreement

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – A prosecution witness in an Australian criminal cartel case against Citigroup Inc (C.N) and Deutsche Bank AG (DBKGn.DE) said on Friday that the banks never colluded, but that he helped a regulator build its case to get immunity. FILE PHOTO: A sign outside the headquarters of JP...
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JPMorgan banker says he spent a year meeting regulator in Australian cartel case

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – A senior JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM.N) banker spent over a year in meetings with the Australian antitrust regulator before signing a statement that would be used to bring criminal cartel charges against two rival banks and their executives, a court heard on Friday. FILE PHOTO: A...
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BMW sues air conditioning suppliers over price fixing

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FILE PHOTO: BMW i8 is displayed at the LA Auto Show in Los Angeles, California, U.S., November 20, 2019. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson BERLIN (Reuters) – BMW is suing two of its suppliers over price fixing on air conditioning components, the German carmaker said on Wednesday. The case was first reported in...
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Britain’s competition watchdog reviewing Google’s Looker buyout deal

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FILE PHOTO: The Google logo is pictured at the entrance to the Google offices in London, Britain January 18, 2019. REUTERS/Hannah McKay/File Photo (Reuters) – Britain’s competition watchdog on Monday said it was probing Google’s $2.6 billion buyout of privately held big-data analytics firm Looker Data Sciences. The Competition and...
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Exclusive: EU antitrust regulators say they are investigating Google’s data collection

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FILE PHOTO: A man passes a Google signage outside their office in Singapore May 24, 2019. REUTERS/Edgar Su/File Photo BRUSSELS (Reuters) – EU antitrust regulators are investigating Google’s collection of data, the European Commission told Reuters on Saturday, suggesting the world’s most popular internet search engine remains in its sights...
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Connected car prices may rise if Qualcomm wins antitrust case: auto makers

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(Reuters) – The cost of cars equipped with ultra-fast 5G wireless technology is likely to go up if microchip supplier Qualcomm Inc’s (QCOM.O) patent licensing practices fail to change, a trade group representing major automakers and two leading automotive suppliers said in court filings on Friday. FILE PHOTO: Computer chip...
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Nokia says working to end patent licensing row with Daimler, others

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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Nokia (NOKIA.HE) said on Friday it was working to end a row with Germany’s Daimler (DAIGn.DE) and other firms which have complained to the EU antitrust regulators about the level of fees charged for technology patents from the Finnish company. FILE PHOTO: Visitors gather outside the Nokia...
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Axel Springer unit, others say Google still playing unfairly, want EU to act

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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Axel Springer’s (SPRGn.DE) price-comparison shopping service Idealo and 40 other European peers have accused Alphabet Inc’s Google (GOOGL.O) of tilting the playing field in its favor and urged EU antitrust regulators to enforce a ruling against the company. The joint call by the group ratchets up pressure...
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Amazon does not infringe Coty’s trade mark rights, says EU court adviser

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FILE PHOTO: The logo of Amazon is seen at the company logistics centre in Boves, France, August 8, 2018. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol/File Photo BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Amazon does not breach trade mark rights when it stocks and transports goods for third-party sellers, an adviser to Europe’s top court said on Thursday,...
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EU court adviser says Amazon does not infringe trade mark rights in Coty case

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FILE PHOTO: The logo of Amazon is seen at the company logistics centre in Boves, France, August 8, 2018. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol/File Photo BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Amazon (AMZN.O) is not breaching trade mark rights by stocking and shipping goods for third-party sellers, an adviser to Europe’s top court said on Thursday,...
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U.S. Justice Department closes antitrust probe over wireless carrier-switching technology

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Justice Department has closed an antitrust investigation into a trade group that includes Verizon (VZ.N) and AT&T (T.N) among its members and which had been criticized for making it harder for consumers to switch carriers. FILE PHOTO: A general view of the Department of Justice building...
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Key antitrust lawmaker frustrated with Google’s Fitbit deal

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Lawmakers pressed top U.S. antitrust enforcers on their probes of tech giants Alphabet’s Google (GOOGL.O), Facebook (FB.O), Amazon (AMZN.O) and Apple (AAPL.O) on Wednesday, with the chair of a House subcommittee expressing frustration over the companies’ continued acquisitions. FILE PHOTO: Fitbit Blaze watch is seen in front...
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State attorneys general meet in Colorado to discuss Google antitrust probe

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FILE PHOTO: A sign is pictured outs a Google office near the company’s headquarters in Mountain View, California, U.S., May 8, 2019. REUTERS/Dave Paresh/File Photo/File Photo NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – State attorneys general are meeting on Monday in Colorado to discuss their probe into whether Google’s business practices break antitrust...
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Citi, Deutsche get go-ahead to probe regulator witnesses in landmark cartel case

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – Citigroup Inc (C.N) and Deutsche Bank AG (DBKGn.DE) may cross-examine four antitrust investigators involved in a criminal cartel prosecution against them, an Australian court ruled on Friday, a win for the defence in a closely watched legal battle. FILE PHOTO: The Citigroup Inc (Citi) logo is seen...

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