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Penguin’s Motion to Compel Arbitration is Put on Ice by Court in eBooks Case

A New York federal judge denied Penguin’s motion to compel arbitration for a subset of the putative class in In re: Electronic Books Antitrust Litigation.  The plaintiffs claim that Penguin, other publishers, and Apple Inc., fixed prices for electronic books … Continue reading

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The “No Poaching” Antitrust Litigation Case Against Several High-Tech Companies Continues

In late 2011, a group of software engineers filed antitrust lawsuits against seven behemoths of the high-tech industry. The high-tech company defendants—Apple, Pixar, Google, Intel, Intuit, Lucasfilm, and Adobe—utilized a policy known as “Do not cold call,” whereby each pair … Continue reading

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SEC Releases Study on the Cross-Border Scope of the Private Right of Action Under Section 10(b) of the Exchange Act

This is an update to our November 30, 2010 and April 26, 2011 blog posts relating to the SEC’s Study on Extraterritorial Private Rights of Action.  The study was a result of the Supreme Court’s decision in Morrison v. National … Continue reading

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