| Mar 21, 2011
| 4:35 AM
AT&T Inc plans to pay $39 billion for Deutsche Telekom AG's T-Mobile USA to create a new U.S. mobile market leader, but the pricey purchase is likely to attract intense antitrust scrutiny over potentially higher customer bills.
The deal gives AT&T, the...
| Mar 30, 2011
SAN DIEGO -- NFL quarterback Drew Brees said Wednesday that he did the right thing when he took the lead in filing an antitrust lawsuit.
"I understand the sacrifices the guys made before me," Brees said Wednesday in San Diego during an announcement of...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 5:26 AM
Microsoft Corp stepped up its rivalry with Google Inc with a formal complaint to EU antitrust regulators, claiming Google systematically thwarts Internet search competition.
It is the first time Microsoft -- itself the target of anticompetition action...
| Apr 28, 2011
| 11:34 AM
The NFL has told its teams and players to get back to football, at least for now.
Told twice in three days by a federal judge that its 45-day lockout was illegal, the league assured teams and players they could resume some of the normal day-to-day...
| May 6, 2011
Jim Mora "we're talking playoffs"
Yes unfortunately we are talking playoffs....again!!!!! The NCAA is setting up it's prevent defense now that the feds are asking about the lack of a playoff system in college football.
Critics....Utah Senator Orrin...
| May 12, 2011
| 9:18 AM
Microsoft was a giant fending off tiny rivals in 1998 when the U.S. Justice Department accused it of breaking antitrust law.
In the 13 years since, Apple has gone from having a sliver of the personal computer market to dominating the world of mobile...
| May 16, 2011
| 11:49 AM
The Department of Justice's antitrust case against Microsoft was one of the largest and most carefully watched in history. The courts ruled that Microsoft illegally maintained its monopoly of personal computer operating systems (OS). After years of...
| May 23, 2011
| 11:37 AM
Microsoft will seek to cut its 899 million euro ($1.3 billion) antitrust fine in Europe's second-highest court on Tuesday, marking the last chapter of a decade-long battle with EU regulators.
The European Commission fine, which set a record when it was...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 5:55 PM
If you were starting to worry about Google taking over the world, a bunch of lawyers have come to save the day.
Attorney-General in California, New York and Ohio have followed Texas' lead, starting antitrust investigations into Google's potential...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 2:02 PM
In a decision that is significant but not surprising, the U.S. 8th Circuit Court of Appeals issued a ruling in favor of the NFL on Friday, five weeks after hearing oral arguments on whether the league could lock out its players.
The lockout will remain...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 7:16 AM
NEW YORK — Tom Brady, Peyton Manning and Drew Brees say "it is time" for NFL owners and players to wrap up negotiations on a deal to end the league's lockout.
The three star quarterbacks are among 10 players who are named plaintiffs in an antitrust...