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
Apple, Google, Intel, Adobe, settle employee-fiddling class action suit Apple, Google, Intel, Adobe, Intuit, and Pixar reached a deal with the DoJ in 2010 over the case, in which they accepted no guilt for their actions and promised not to do it again. However, a class-action suit was filed in 2011 by an ex-employee of ... 04/24/2014 - 2:53 pm | View Link
Apple reaches settlement in Silicon Valley anti-poaching lawsuit [ux2] Adobe, Google, Intel, Intuit, and Pixar for the same anti-poaching measures. Like in this class-action suit, the defendants ultimately settled that case with the DOJ in 2010. 04/24/2014 - 10:31 am | View Link
Judge denies Apple motion to stay upcoming e-books damages trial She points out that Apple itself asked for class certification to be conducted after the case's liability trial. Following the DOJ action, a joint damages trial was scheduled to commence with plaintiffs including a class of consumers and state attorneys ... 04/23/2014 - 7:00 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
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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The former head coach at Wisconsin-River Falls, a Division III school placed on probation for a year by the NCAA, said he should have been more cautious after the organization made changes to rules about the distribution of financial aid.
An international two-day conference on Internet governance is drawing to a close in Brazil as government officials, academics and technical experts from some 90 countries debate how the Internet should be run.