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DOJ says eBay must end 'no poaching' pacts with other companies

The e-commerce company will settle suits brought by the Justice Department and California attorney general for alleged agreements with Intuit.

By May 1, 2014

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Facebook wants right to challenge search warrants for user data

Should the social network be able to contest a search warrant on behalf of its users? That issue is now being debated in court.

By December 12, 2014

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DOJ drops investigation into Samsung essential-patent use

The government says its inquiry is no longer necessary after the Obama administration overturned a ban on sales of Apple devices.

By February 7, 2014

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US carrier mergers would face tough time getting DOJ approval

Following reports that Sprint and T-Mobile want to join forces, an assistant attorney general tells the NYT that he sees no consumer benefit in reducing the number of US carriers.

By January 30, 2014

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DOJ to let tech companies speak out about NSA data collection

Following President Obama's call for transparency as part of a sweeping NSA reform, the Department of Justice says tech companies like Google and Apple will have more freedom to disclose government data requests.

By January 27, 2014

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DOJ: Court didn't abuse power by appointing Apple monitor

The US government says an appeals court should deny Apple's motions to get rid of the monitor overseeing its compliance with antitrust laws.

By January 24, 2014

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DOJ appeals ruling against NSA phone snooping

The Justice Department files an appeal of a federal court ruling that found the NSA's bulk collection of phone records to likely be unconstitutional.

By January 3, 2014

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DOJ gives OK to Microsoft-Nokia deal

Microsoft's planned $7.2 billion acquisition of Nokia's devices and services business wins approval from the Justice Department, but it still has to face the European Union.

By December 2, 2013

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Google challenges DOJ's surveillance gag order

The search giant asks to clear its name by arguing it has the First Amendment right to reveal how many Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act orders it receives from the U.S. government.

By June 18, 2013

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Apple and DOJ's e-books court battle kicks off

At the start of the three-week trial, the DOJ argues Apple was the ringleader in the e-book pricing plan. Apple, meanwhile, says "this is a bizarre antitrust case."

By June 3, 2013