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Judge appears poised to approve Apple, Google anti-poaching settlement

Judge Lucy Koh in August rejected the companies' initial $324.5 million offer to settle the case accusing four Silicon Valley giants of conspiring to stay away from each other's employees.

By March 2, 2015

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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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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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Apple, Google offer $415 million to settle antipoaching suit

That's $90.5 million more than the previous settlement offer in the case accusing four Silicon Valley giants of conspiring not to hire away each other's employees.

By January 15, 2015

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Valley powerhouses reach new settlement deal in poaching suit

Apple and Google are among the companies accused of conspiring not to hire away each other's employees.

By January 13, 2015

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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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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