TITLE

FTC sues Intel, claims MPU leader abused dominant position

AUTHOR(S)
Deffree, Suzanne
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Electronic News;12/21/2009, Vol. 55 Issue 50, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has sued Intel Corp., charging that the firm has illegally used its dominant market position for a decade to stifle competition and strengthen its monopoly. According to the FTC complaint, Intel's tactics were designed to 'put the brakes on superior competitive products that threatened its monopoly' in the central processing unit (CPU) market.
ACCESSION #
47380929

 

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