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September 5, 2018 10:25 PM T-Mobile Sprint Merger is a Test of Trump’s Antitrust Mettle

Legal and economic case against T-Mobile/Sprint is far stronger than against AT&T/Time Warner President Trump’s trustbusters don’t take no for an answer. After a federal judge rejected their lawsuit to stop AT&T Inc. from acquiring Time Warner Inc., the Justice Department decided to appeal. Their efforts to stop the deal are a contrast to the administration’s 78

August 29, 2018 12:41 AM N.Y. Attorney General Candidates Square Off in Debate

The Democrats vowed to clean up Albany corruption and criticized the Trump administration The four Democratic candidates for New York state attorney general faced off in a debate Tuesday, in a race largely considered still up for grabs just two weeks before the September primary. The candidates—Leecia Eve, a former aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Verizon 62

August 21, 2018 11:53 AM Japan pushing to end smartphone bundling, cut wireless fees: source

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan is aiming to force wireless carriers to cut their monthly fees and stop bundling the cost of smartphones with wireless services, a senior telecoms ministry source said on Tuesday, in a move that is likely to hit Apple Inc. Japan’s top wireless carriers, NTT Docomo Inc, KDDI Corp and SoftBank Group Corp, typically provide phones 74

August 14, 2018 3:49 PM IATA still pursuing complaint against Honeywell after CFM deal

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is pursuing its complaint against Honeywell (HON.N) to EU antitrust regulators, it said on Tuesday, even as the air transport group struck a deal over a similar grievance with engine maker CFM. IATA filed a complaint with the European Commission in 2016 after some of its member airlines 56

August 10, 2018 2:12 AM Qualcomm settles with Taiwan antitrust regulator for T$2.73 billion

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Mobile chipmaker Qualcomm Inc is settling an antitrust case brought against it by Taiwan regulators by paying T$2.73 billion ($89 million), the island’s Fair Trade Commission said on Friday. The commission said Qualcomm also agreed to bargain in good faith with other chip and phone makers in patent-licensing deals. In 2017, the commission 81

July 27, 2018 2:57 PM Shareholders approve Disney's purchase of most of 21st Century Fox

Disney's blockbuster deal for most of 21st Century Fox has been approved by both companies. Shareholders voted Friday to green light Disney's $71.3 billion purchase of the Fox assets. Disney (DIS) will get Fox's (FOXA) movie studio, which includes franchises like "Avatar" and "X-men," along with cable channels like FX and National Geographic 68

July 27, 2018 8:39 AM China to Qualcomm: Don’t Blame Us for Failed NXP Deal

Antitrust regulator said latest proposal failed to address competition concerns, but extended its own deal deadline to Oct. 14 BEIJING—Chinese antitrust regulators weighed in on Qualcomm Inc.’s busted acquisition of Dutch chip maker NXP Semiconductors with their own statement: Don’t blame us. China’s State Administration for Market Regulation—the last of nine regulators 51

July 27, 2018 12:39 AM China says Qualcomm-NXP antitrust proposals insufficient, still hopes to find solution

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China’s market regulator said on Friday proposals from Qualcomm Inc and NXP Semiconductors to solve antitrust concerns around their now scrapped $44 billion merger had not been sufficient, but it still hoped to find a solution. China’s State Administration for Market Regulation said in a statement it hoped to continue to communicate 80

July 24, 2018 11:10 AM EU fines Philips, Asus, Pioneer, Denon & Marantz total 111 million euros

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU antitrust authorities handed down a total fine of 111.2 million euros ($130.1 million) to Philips (PHG.AS), Pioneer (6773.T), Asus (2357.TW) and Denon & Marantz on Tuesday for fixing online resale prices. The European Commission opened an investigation into the four companies in February last year as part of its crackdown against 164

July 19, 2018 2:31 PM Qualcomm disappointed with continuing EU probe into pricing case

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm (QCOM.O) on Thursday expressed disappointment with EU antitrust regulators’ decision to continue an investigation in a case where it has been accused of charging below cost prices to stymy British phone software maker Icera. “While the investigation has been narrowed, we are disappointed to see it continues 48