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2009-09-17 06:40:00

A $44.6 billion offer for Yahoo has put Microsoft before the European Union (EU) competition regulators, as the company tries to convince them that the deal would bring healthy competition to the market.

2009-09-08 13:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Open Book Alliance today filed a brief with the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York countering the proposed settlement between Google, the Association of American Publishers (AAP), and the Authors' Guild.

2009-09-04 11:53:00

Proposal Could Result in Increased Hospital Services and Lower Costs WASHINGTON, Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Justice announced today that it will not challenge a proposal by Memorial Health Inc. (Memorial), and St. Joseph's/Candler Health System (St.

2009-08-19 10:48:00

Global Price-Fixing Scheme Involves Tubes Used in Computer Monitors WASHINGTON, Aug.

2009-08-05 14:21:00

Workshops Will Promote Open Dialogue on Legal and Economic Issues in the Agriculture Industry WASHINGTON, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Attorney General Eric Holder and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced today that the Department of Justice and the U.S.

2009-07-30 13:54:02

Microsoft and Yahoo’s new Internet search partnership faces a tough antitrust review in the US and overseas, as regulators must decide whether the deal will foster more competition with market leader Google.

2009-07-25 20:12:09

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2009-06-03 09:25:00

WASHINGTON, June 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A Grand Rapids, Mich., grand jury returned a two-count indictment charging a former school superintendent with engaging in a conspiracy to accept a bribe from a vendor and to deprive his former employer and the citizens of Michigan of his honest services in connection with the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) E-Rate Program.

2009-05-13 07:30:00

WASHINGTON, May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Ronald A.

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