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Siri: What is Antitrust?

BY | January 7, 2013

Anant Raut, Jun 13, 2012 The DOJ’s antitrust lawsuit against Apple and various book publishers, alleging an unlawful conspiracy to raise eBook prices,evoked a swift and visceral reaction online. Mac-o-philes…

Anant Raut, Jun 13, 2012

The DOJ’s antitrust lawsuit against Apple and various book publishers, alleging an unlawful conspiracy to raise eBook prices,evoked a swift and visceral reaction online. Mac-o-philes the world over did a double take at their tablet screens and began posting furiously about the DOJ specifically and antitrust in general.

Two things became apparent.

One, most people have no idea what antitrust actually does. And the fault rests squarely on us, as antitrust practitione

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