Us Sues Apple, Publishers Over Electronic Books

Eric Holder Files Antitrust Lawsuit Against Apple

US sues Apple, publishers over electronic books NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. government has filed an antitrust lawsuit in New York against Apple Inc. and various major book publishers. The lawsuit said the alleged conspiracy came as Apple was preparing to launch the iPad.

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  • US government sues Apple, publishers on accused e-book price collusion
    Apple Inc and publishers Penguin and Macmillan have decided ... that require an "agency model" that prevent retailers from offering discounts on electronic books. The publishers who agreed to settle ...
    04/11/2012 - 8:59 pm | View Link
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    Apple Inc. and two publishers ... the three companies agreed to cancel contracts with Amazon, Google Inc. and other electronic booksellers that allowed publishers to set prices, according to the ...
    04/11/2012 - 5:40 pm | View Link
  • UPDATE 4-U.S. sues Apple, publishers in e-book price scheme
    WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO April 11 (Reuters) - The U.S. government sued Apple Inc and five publishers, saying they conspired to fix the prices of electronic books, and reached a settlement with three ...
    04/11/2012 - 12:12 pm | View Link
  • Summary Box: US sues Apple, publishers
    THE CASE: The Justice Department and 15 states sued Apple Inc. and major book publishers. They allege a conspiracy to raise the price of electronic books. THE NUMBERS: Government officials say the ...
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  • US sues Apple, publishers over ebook price
    THE Justice Department and several states have sued Apple and major book publishers, alleging a conspiracy to raise the price of electronic books that Attorney General Eric Holder says cost consumers ...
    04/11/2012 - 8:50 am | View Link
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