antitrust case


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Noun1.antitrust case - a legal action brought against parties who are charged with limiting free competition in the market placeantitrust case - a legal action brought against parties who are charged with limiting free competition in the market place
action at law, legal action, action - a judicial proceeding brought by one party against another; one party prosecutes another for a wrong done or for protection of a right or for prevention of a wrong
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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FTC ANTITRUST CASE: In late May, media reported that U.S.
An antitrust case from iPhone users would take years to organize and take to trial.
It is the biggest fine the EU has ever imposed on a single company in an antitrust case, exceeding a 1.06-billion-euro sanction handed down to U.S.
Bulgaria supports the European Commission stand that the Gazprom antitrust case can be brought to a conclusion but is of the opinion that this must be done under certain conditions, the government press office says, quoted by BNR.
He describes the aluminum process in the 19th century, its commercialization, legal claims to commercial aluminum, the rise of the aluminum industry, ALCOA (Aluminum Company of America), ALCAN (Aluminum Company of Canada), 1930s unionization, the antitrust case of the 1930s, uses during World War II, products during the 1950s to the 1970s, applications for space travel, and the industry from the 1970s on.
It may take years for the Sky antitrust case to reach resolution; the studios and Sky could challenge the commissioner's ruling in the European Court of Justice.
District Judge Nicholas Garaufis had preliminarily approved a $79 million class action settlement of merchant antitrust claims against American Express in a case that was similar, but not identical, to an antitrust case involving merchants, Visa and MasterCard.
District Court Judge Amit Mehta will issue a decision on whether to grant a preliminary injunction in the antitrust case, according to The Wall Street Journal.
Apple prevails in antitrust case over iPods and iTunes A federal jury in Oakland, Calif., has decided in favor of Apple in a class action lawsuit that accused the company of violating antitrust laws with its iPod music players and iTunes store.
In addition, the settlement must await the decision on Apple's appeal in the original antitrust case.
16 ( ANI ): EU competition commissioner has reportedly given Google one 'last opportunity' to settle allegations in the long-running antitrust case that claims the search giant has been misusing its dominant position in web search.