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Contact lens makers claim Utah's new anti-price fixing law benefits one company

SALT LAKE CITY — In new filings before a federal appeals court, two contact lens manufacturers argue that the state’s new law prohibiting them from price-fixing benefits one company. 309 more words


Airlines under investigation for 'possible unlawful coordination' to keep ticket prices high

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department has sent subpoenas to several major airlines as part of an investigation into “possible unlawful coordination” to limit capacity increases, and thereby keeping ticket prices high, a department spokeswoman said Wednesday. 273 more words

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E-Book Pricing - Apple, Amazon, the Courts, and You

 July 1, 2015 New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday

E-Book publishers have not developed any new technology, in a long, long time, “E- BOOKS – IS THE E-BOOK DEAD, OR JUST ASLEEP?” 677 more words

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Justice Department Says It's Looking Into Possible Airline Price Fixing

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – The Obama administration is looking into possible coordination among airlines to artificially keep airfares high.

“We are investigating possible unlawful coordination by some airlines,” Justice Department spokeswoman Emily Pierce said. 675 more words


Apple Is On The Hook For $450M After Losing Federal Appeal In E-Book Price-Fixing Case

Though Apple’s alleged co-conspirators have long since settled and gone about the process of making good for the price-fixing they did not legally admit to committing, the elecronics company had held out in its fight to clear its name, taking the case to a federal appeals court late last year. 523 more words

Apple loses appeal of ebooks case ruling, will pay $450 million in damages

A federal appeals court today has upheld the 2013 ruling in Apple’s long-winded and high-profile ebooks case. The case, which centered around Apple price fixing content in the iBooks store, went through three years of litigation thanks mostly to Apple. 148 more words