TITLE

DOJ and Apple square off over alleged e-book price-fixing scheme

AUTHOR(S)
Shaer, Matthew
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;6/ 4/2013, pN.PAG
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
On Monday morning, lawyers for Apple and the US government squared off in an NYC courtroom for the first day of what is expected to be a multi-week trial over alleged e-book price fixing.
ACCESSION #
88043885

 

Related Articles

  • Ebooks could be cheaper after US 'price-fix' case. Lucy Tobin // Evening Standard;4/12/2012, p27 

    EBOOK prices could plummet after the US government sued Apple and five of the world's biggest publishers for alleged price-fixing.

  • DOJ Revokes Stolt-Nielsen's Amnesty. D'Amico, Esther // Chemical Week;3/31/2004, Vol. 166 Issue 11, p10 

    Reports on the revocation of the amnesty given by the U.S. Dept. of Justice (DOJ) for Stolt-Nielsen's alleged role in a conspiracy to fix prices in the deepsea chemical tanker market between 1998 and 2002. Reaction of Stolt to the decision; Companies being investigated by the DOJ in connection...

  • The Case Against Apple. Albanese, Andrew // Publishers Weekly;5/27/2013, Vol. 260 Issue 21, p4 

    The article discusses the 2013 U.S. court case against technology company Apple Inc. over charges of electronic book (e-book) price-fixing by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ). Apple negotiated simultaneous favored pricing contracts with five electronic book publishers prior to the release of...

  • Halting price gouging by dominant player was unfair, argues DOJ.  // MacUser;Aug2013, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p12 

    The article on the U.S. Department of Justice's (DOJ) price-fixing lawsuit against multinational company Applle. Publishers accused of conspiring with Apple to force the price of ebooks across the market settled out of court. A most favoured nation (MSN) clause in Apple's contract with...

  • Apple Fighting Ebook Price-Fixing Charges: 10 Issues in the Case. Reisinger, Don // eWeek;6/ 3/2013, p1 

    The article reports on the decision of American multinational corporation Apple Inc. to fight an antitrust suit claiming that it engaged in price-fixing scheme. Apple defends itself against price-fixing scheme charges to limit effectively competition in the electronic (e)book market and be a...

  • Price-fixing case could see cost of eBooks tumble. Arthur Martin // Daily Mail;4/13/2012, p10 

    APPLE is being sued in a price-fixing case that could see eBook prices fall sharply.

  • Price-fixing case could see cost of eBooks tumble. Arthur Martin // Daily Mail;4/13/2012, p10 

    APPLE is being sued in a price-fixing case that could see eBook prices fall sharply.

  • The Road to Apple's Ebook Price-Fixing Litigation Settlement. Reisinger, Don // eWeek;6/18/2014, p8 

    The article reports on the decision of U.S. computer manufacturer Apple to settle a price-fixing lawsuit, that was filed against the company several years ago in relation to its electronic books (ebooks), in 2014. Topics covered include the need for the company to pay 840 million dollars in...

  • Apple Claims It Broke Up Amazon.com's E-Book Monopoly. PATRICK SEITZ // Investors Business Daily;4/13/2012, p00 

    Nearly two days after being accused of antitrust violations in an e-book price-fixing scheme,

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics