The Justice Department has signaled it is willing to grant approval to Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc.’s planned takeover of Tribune Media Co., but it wants the companies to sell off roughly a dozen television stations.

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  • FCC says Sinclair-Tribune deal may violate the law
    said the deal raised an issue that "includes a potential element of misrepresentation or lack of candor" that must be resolved before the FCC gives it a go-ahead. That could amount to "misconduct," th...
    07/17/2018 - 4:32 am | View Link
  • FCC raises concerns about Sinclair-Tribune deal; shares skid
    said the deal raised an issue that “includes a potential element of misrepresentation or lack of candor” that must be resolved before the FCC gives it a go-ahead. That could amount to “misconduct,” th...
    07/16/2018 - 1:38 pm | View Link
  • Even Ajit Pai, Who Paved the Way for the Sinclair Merger, Now Thinks There’s Something Fishy About the Sinclair Merger
    Two of Pai’s fellow commissioners—Rosenworcel and Republican Brendan Carr—have reportedly voted to approve his proposal to send the deal to a legal hearing. The Justice Department’s review is ongoing.
    07/16/2018 - 8:14 am | View Link
  • US regulator has ‘serious concerns’ on Sinclair-Tribune deal
    The statement on the Sinclair deal by Mr Pai comes days after the justice department’s antitrust division said it would appeal against a judge’s ruling that gave AT&T the green light to purchase Time ...
    07/16/2018 - 7:19 am | View Link
  • FCC Chairman Raises “Serious Concerns” About Sinclair-Tribune Merger
    Clouds began to gather in February, when the Justice Department’s antitrust division was locked in a battle with Sinclair over how many stations it would need to sell to gain the deal’s approval. Mean...
    07/16/2018 - 5:19 am | View Link
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    Verbatim "We haven't reached an agreement with them on what the final agreement will be for antitrust purposes." — Makan Delrahim, chief of the Justice Department's antitrust division on the stalled Sinclair/Tribune Media merger.
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  • The DOJ, AT&T and Media Mergers: What’s Next – Variety
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