Department of Justice

 

AT&T Files Merger Application with DOJ

The Department of Justice will review the combination of AT&T and T-Mobile under antitrust law. The FCC is tasked with determining whether the merger is in the public interest.”

AT&T, CTIA Defend State of Wireless Competition

AT&T Inc. this week filed a statement in response to accusations from Wisconsin Senator Herb Kohl, chair of a congressional antitrust panel, that the wireless industry engages in anticompetitive practices, as well as the fact that the U.S. Department of Justice may look into the industry as well. For his part, Kohl is concerned about […]

Report: DOJ Mulls Investigating Telcos for Power Abuse

Sources close to the Department of Justice say the agency is in the initial stages of looking into whether big telcos like AT&T and Verizon have been abusing their power in the marketplace. Exclusive handset deals are at the top of the list of concerns. Some argue they are an anticompetitive behavior. This isn’t entirely […]

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