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US Supreme Court rejects Apple e-books conspiracy appeal

US Supreme Court rejects Apple e-books conspiracy appeal

The US Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear Apple Inc`s challenge to an appellate court decision that it conspired with five publishers to increase e-book prices, meaning it will have to pay $450 million as part of a settlement.

Mar 07, 2016, 20:52 PM IST

Apple settles e-book antitrust case with US states, others

Apple Inc reached an out-of-court settlement with U.S. states and other complainants in an e-book price-fixing class action lawsuit on Monday, effectively avoiding a trial in which the iPad maker faced more than USD 800 million in claims.

Jun 17, 2014, 14:06 PM IST

Apple loses bid to remove e-book monitor

A federal judge rejected Apple`s request to block the work of a court-appointed monitor in its e-book price-fixing case Thursday, chiding the company for failing to cooperate with him.

Jan 16, 2014, 23:41 PM IST

Apple unhappy with e-books monitor pay and power

Apple wants to rein in the pay and power of a monitor hired to watch over the company as punishment for conviction in an e-book price-fixing case.

Nov 30, 2013, 11:08 AM IST

Penguin vows to scrap Apple e-book deals

EU regulators accepted a pledge by British media group Pearson's Penguin unit to scrap its e-book deals with Apple which set price curbs on Amazon and other retailers, closing an antitrust case against the company.

Jul 25, 2013, 18:13 PM IST

Apple to fight US govt over e-book price allegations

According to BBC, the allegations claim that the company agreed with publishers back in 2009 to set prices rather than individual retailers to do so.

Jun 03, 2013, 10:01 AM IST