| Nov 23, 2013
| 7:12 AM
Time Warner Cable might have its own cord cut.
Two big cable operators — Comcast Corp. and Charter Communications — are interested in acquiring Time Warner Cable, the nation's second-largest cable operator, which boasts more than 1 million...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 1:46 PM
By Nick Brown
NEW YORK, Nov 21 (Reuters) - A group of consumers who have
sued American Airlines' bankrupt parent over its proposed merger
with US Airways Group are now objecting to a settlement
that would allow that merger to go forward.
| Nov 21, 2013
| 9:51 AM
WASHINGTON, Nov 21 (Reuters) - Three executives of Japan's
Takata Corp will plead guilty to conspiring to fix the
price of seatbelts sold to automakers in the United States and
will go to jail for 14 to 19 months, the Justice Department said
| Nov 19, 2013
| 4:12 AM
FRANKFURT/LONDON (Reuters) - German stock exchange operator Deutsche Boerse AG has no interest in buying European exchange group Euronext, sources close to the Germany-based group said on Tuesday.
The Wall Street Journal had cited people familiar with...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 7:08 PM
Media ratings firm Nielsen Holdings plans to lay off 333 workers in Columbia — more than one-third of the workforce at what had been Arbitron Inc.'s headquarters — as the two former rivals combine their businesses.
New York-based Nielsen,...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 5:36 PM
American Airlines and US Airways moved another step closer to creating the world's biggest carrier but had to make concessions to help ensure the deal wouldn't lead to service cuts and higher fares.
The Justice Department said Tuesday the agency would...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 12:24 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- A federal judge has granted class-action status to a lawsuit that alleges Apple, Google and two other major Silicon Valley companies kept a lid on wages by agreeing not to poach one another's employees.
Five software engineers filed the...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 3:20 PM
A federal judge has appointed a former U.S. prosecutor as the monitor who ensures that Apple Inc. complies with a ruling from the e-book antitrust case the company lost this year.
Michael Bromwich, a lawyer who previously worked in President Obama's...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 1:12 PM
A federal judge reluctantly upheld Major League Baseball's antitrust exemption Friday, throwing out almost all of a lawsuit the city of San Jose filed against the league.
U.S. District Judge Ronald Whyte also affirmed MLB's right to determine where...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
The Justice Department's surprise lawsuit to block the proposed $11 billion consolidation of American Airlines and US Airways appears to doom the latest airline mega-merger, at least in its current form. But for airline passengers, the prospect of two...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 5:09 AM
Despite numerous marriage equality-related cases currently making their way through the judicial system, it's somehow the hot-button area of antitrust law where an important LGBT rights issue is taking place.
The Associated Press reported Wednesday that...