Apple appeals e-book prices ruling

Wednesday 26 February 2014 | 14:53 CET | News
Apple has filed an appeal against the ruling made last by a federal judge about e-book prices, Cnet reported. The judge said that Apple had violated US antitrust laws by conspiring with publishers to fix e-book prices. The appeal was filed with the Second US Circuit Court of Appeals in New York, calling the ruling "a radical departure from modern antitrust law and policy" that if allowed to stand "would stifle innovation, chill competition, and harm consumers." In April 2012, the Justice Department sued Apple along with five of the six largest book publishers in the US, accusing them of

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Companies: Amazon / Apple
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