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 …

Department of Justice Wins Antitrust Suit Against Apple

The Department of Justice has won its ebook price-fixing antitrust lawsuit against Apple, the U.S. department announced today (below). The decision in favor of the DOJ by Judge Denise Cote comes after three weeks of trial at which the outcome of the case seemed likely to go either way at certain points.

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 …