In appeal, Apple says e-book ruling will harm consumers Apple had no knowledge that publishers were engaged in a conspiracy in December 2009 or at any other point, the company said in its appeal against a district court ruling which found Apple and five major U.S. publishers had conspired to fix e-book prices. 03/8/2014 - 7:41 am | View Link
Economists argue in Apple's favor in e-book appeal court filing Two economists from CalTech and NYU have filed an amicus curae ("friend of the court") brief that makes powerful arguments for a reversal of the verdict in the original bench trial overseen by Judge Denise Cote. Across more than 30 pages, they tell the appeals court that fundamental concepts of antitrust law and crucial economic evidence and reasoning were "disregarded" by the judge.... 03/5/2014 - 11:45 pm | View Link
Two economists file pro-Apple brief in e-book antitrust case Judge Denise Cote, they write, doesn't understand markets. Or antitrust law. 03/5/2014 - 6:18 pm | View Link
Korean FTC ignores Apple complaint, says Samsung can litigate SEPs In a judgement that has bewildered international patent and legal analysts, the South Korean Fair Trade Commission (FTC) has rejected Apple's complaint against Samsung that the latter was using FRAND-pledged standards-essential patents (SEPs) for bargaining leverage and as threat of litigation in order to strike unjust licensing deals. The Korean FTC has essentially said that suing or seeking ... 02/26/2014 - 11:48 pm | View Link
Apple officially appeals ruling in e-books antitrust case Apple has filed an official appeal with the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, seeking to overturn District Court Judge Denise Cote's verdict in July, which found Apple in violation of antitrust laws through its handling of e-book deals. "The district court's ruling that Apple, in the very act of launching the iPad, inventing the iBooks Store, and entering the e-books market, violated ... 02/26/2014 - 10:03 am | View Link
Don't let no-hire pact suit witnesses call Steve Jobs a bullyboy, plead Apple and Google All four companies settled with the US Department of Justice in 2010 after a DoJ investigation, agreeing not to enter into any future no-hire pacts. But they argue that the civil case doesn't have the evidence to prove an overarching conspiracy to affect ... 04/16/2014 - 12:45 am | View Link
U.S. Federal Puppet Denise Cote: Apple cannot escape U.S. states’ e-book antitrust cases Apple: Judge Denise Cote assigns DOJ monitor in Apple ebook price-fixing case – October 17, 2013 U.S.A. v. Apple: Judge issues injunction against Apple in ebooks antitrust case; largely in line with what DOJ wanted – September 6, 2013 U.S.A. v. 04/14/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
DoJ Softens Apple Injunction, but Hits Macmillan Hardest In a revision of its proposed injunction, DoJ attorneys took judge Denise Cote’s suggestion to heart, and agreed to stagger the renegotiations of Apple and the publisher defendants. Under the revised proposal, Apple must still terminate its current e ... 08/23/2013 - 6:48 am | View Link
DOJ accuses Apple and publishers of conspiring again after e-book ruling Ahead of a crucial decision on punishment in Apple's e-book antitrust case, the U.S. Department of Justice has accused the iPad maker once again of conspiring with major book publishers to file motions in opposition. Book publishers came to the defense of ... 08/9/2013 - 2:25 am | View Link
Publishers Object to DoJ’s Proposed Apple Injunction The five settling publishers in the Apple e-book price-fixing case this week jointly filed an objection with the court claiming that the Department of Justice’s proposed punishment for Apple unfairly alters their settlement agreements. Specifically, the ... 08/8/2013 - 4:26 am | View Link
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DOJ Sues Apple, Publishers Over E-Book Price-Fixing The U.S. Justice Department filed suit against Apple and five big publishers, alleged they conspired to increase prices for e-books. 04/18/2014 - 6:17 pm | View Website
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A successful startup co-founder and fundraiser, Lisa Johnson made her mark in biotech and business, often as (literally) the only woman in the room.
Now leading the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp.'s entrepreneurship and innovation efforts, she's still somewhat unusual in a state that — following national trends — sees few female entrepreneurs, and even fewer women investors.
Darden Restaurants' management is locked in a battle with major institutional investor Starboard Value over the company's strategic direction, which has created some volatility but very little net gain for investors. Is it a good time to take a position?
Ask her to explain the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp.’s role with state entrepreneurs and Lisa Johnson can't help sketching it out.
“You would be laughing. A lot of times, like, what I’ll do is, ‘Okayhere we go. I’ll give it to you on a whiteboard,’” jokes the WEDC vice president of entrepreneurship and innovation, when asked to explain the authority's role.
Moments later, she resorts to just that, literally sketching out WEDC's role in Wisconsin's entrepreneurial space.
About 160 participants lined up for the 180: A Reverse Job Fair held April 17 at the Milwaukee Art Museum.
Hosted by the Greater Milwaukee Committee's Innovation in Milwaukee initiative and The Good Jobs startup, the event turned the traditional job fair on its head, bringing big companies to employees, not the other way around.
Harley-Davidson Inc., GE Healthcare, Johnson Controls Inc., We Energies and Experis took the stage, pitching potential employees on why their companies are the best…