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e-book price-fixing

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Apple could fork over $400M to settle e-books price-fixing suit

The settlement hinges on the success or failure of the company's appeal of a ruling that found it conspired with publishers to fix prices.

By July 16, 2014

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Apple e-book price-fixing damages trial set for next May

Second phase of price-fixing case against Apple will determine how much the company owes for allegedly conspiring with publishers to eliminate price competition.

By August 14, 2013

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DOJ proposes ways to halt Apple e-book price-fixing

Apple would need to pay for an external monitor, sever deals with publishers, and let Amazon and Barnes & Noble link their iOS e-book apps to their respective online stores, among other proposed measures.

By August 2, 2013

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Penguin reaches pact with EU to end e-book price-fixing probe

The publisher has agreed to terminate its pricing deal with Apple and refrain from making "most favored nation" pricing pacts for five years.

By April 19, 2013

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Penguin settles DOJ lawsuit over alleged e-book price-fixing

Antitrust lawsuit accused Apple and five book publishers of conspiring to artificially hike prices. Now all but Apple and Macmillan have settled.

By December 18, 2012

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Publishers to pay $69 million over e-book price-fixing allegations

The companies signed the agreement with 54 attorneys general across U.S. states, districts, and territories.

By August 30, 2012

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Apple faces e-book price-fixing lawsuit in Canada too

The first domino fell last week in the U.S. when the DOJ sued Apple and its publishing partners claiming collusion over pricing of e-books. A class action lawsuit in Canada now claims the same.

By April 20, 2012

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Judge takes issue with Apple's $450M e-books settlement offer

After the tech giant agrees to pay millions in the e-book price-fixing lawsuit, the presiding judge says, "I'm concerned about the terms of the settlement."

By July 24, 2014

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Apple may face e-book price-fixing lawsuit tomorrow

The Justice Department may file as early as Wednesday an antitrust lawsuit against the company over how publishers price electronic books, Reuters reports.

By April 10, 2012

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Judge decides Apple's $450M e-books settlement is OK after all

US District Court Judge Denise Cote originally took issue with the settlement because Apple could end up only paying $70 million.

By August 1, 2014