FTC sues Intel, claims MPU leader abused dominant position

Deffree, Suzanne
December 2009
Electronic News;12/21/2009, Vol. 55 Issue 50, p4
Trade Publication
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.


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