ebook price-fixing

DOJ’s Statement of Support for Apple’s Ebook Price-Fixing Punishment

[Press Release] STATEMENT BY ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL BILL BAER ON REMEDY TO ADDRESS APPLE’S PRICE FIXING OF E-BOOKS Remedy Requires Apple to Modify Agreements with Five Publishers; Provides for a Court-Appointed External Monitor; Includes Anti-Retaliatory Provisions to Protect Publishers; Prohibits Apple from Engaging in Future Anticompetitive Conduct WASHINGTON – Assistant Attorney General...

Macmillan and Penguin to Pay $95 Million in States Settlement Over Ebook Price Fixing

[Press Release] Settlements with Major Publishers Provide Money Back for E-book Purchases The following is being issued by Kinsella Media, LLC, notice provider for the State Attorneys General and Class Plaintiffs’ E-book Settlements. Settlements have been reached with publishers Macmillan and Penguin in antitrust lawsuits filed by State Attorneys General and...

DOJ Spells Out Law in Final Argument to Judge in Apple Ebook Suit

Following a week of testimony orchestrated by Apple that seemed to move Judge Denise Cote from her previously held position favoring the government’s case, the Department of Justice put together an impressive slideshow outlining its final argument, topped by a spelling out of the laws at issue as defined by previous...