Latest U.S. Justice Department Stories

2009-03-10 16:25:00

The US Justice Department said Tuesday that Japan-based Hitachi Displays Ltd., a subsidiary of Hitachi Ltd, has agreed to pay $31 million for its role in conspiring to fix prices of LCD panels sold to US computer maker Dell Inc.

2008-12-10 08:20:00

LG Display Co Ltd and Sharp Corp on Tuesday agreed to plead guilty to charges of price fixing in the market of thin-film transistor liquid crystal displays, according to the US Justice Department.

2008-11-05 13:15:00

Google announced Wednesday it has abandoned plans for a future search advertising partnership with Yahoo over objections from antitrust regulators and advertisers.

2008-10-14 21:00:13

The U.S. Justice Department is suing the state of Vermont, claiming it violated the Uniformed Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act, officials said Tuesday.

2008-10-14 12:52:17

Internet search firms Google and Yahoo are working to ward off antitrust challenges to their proposed advertising partnership, and have entered discussions with the US Justice Department, according to a Wall Street Journal report.

2008-09-11 09:05:00

By Miguel Helft and Stephanie Clifford Is the U.S.

2008-08-06 13:45:00

The U.S. Justice Department announced Tuesday that authorities have charged eleven people in connection with the theft and sale of more than 41 million credit and debit card numbers.

2008-07-23 18:00:41

To: NATIONAL EDITORS Contact: Alison Omans, AFL-CIO, +1-202-637-5018; or Gary Hubbard, USW, (o) +1-202-778-4384, (c) +1-202-256-8125 WASHINGTON, July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- There are two competing business plans to bring copper company ASARCO out of bankruptcy, but only one of them serves the interests of the companys many employees and their families.

2008-07-04 06:00:36

By Steve Lohr The U.S. Justice Department's antitrust division has begun issuing civil subpoenas as it furthers an investigation into whether a planned Google-Yahoo partnership in search advertising is anticompetitive, a person close to a company that received a subpoena has confirmed.

2008-07-02 18:50:00

The U.S. Justice Department is set to launch a formal antitrust investigation into a deal struck between Yahoo and Google over search advertising.

Word of the Day
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").