TITLE

DOJ closes AMD, Nvidia investigations

AUTHOR(S)
Deffree, Suzanne
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Electronic News;10/20/2008, Vol. 54 Issue 42, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has ended its antitrust investigation on Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) Inc.'s ATI Technologies Inc. division and Nvidia Corp. It notes that the DOJ issued subpoena to both companies about antitrust into the graphics processor market in 2006. It states that AMD has acquired ATI for $5.4 million and since the acquisition, AMD has faced much criticism that it overpaid ATI. However, no specific allegations were ever made against them.
ACCESSION #
35270027

 

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