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Stories with subject: Monopoly and antitrust
  • Google rejects EU anti-trust allegations as flawed 
    Updated: Aug-27-15 3:40 pm

    BRUSSELS - Google rejected on Thursday a complaint by Europe's competition watchdog that the Internet giant is abusing its dominance in Web searches to promote its own products.

  • Marketing group agrees to pay $50M to settle milk price suit 
    Updated: Aug-06-15 3:49 pm

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - A national dairy marketing cooperative has agreed to pay a total of $50 million to thousands of Northeast dairy farmers in an amended settlement of a long-running lawsuit accusing the group of trying to drive down milk prices, but some farmers are still opposed to the deal.

  • Appeals court revives antitrust lawsuit over ATM fees 
    Updated: Aug-04-15 11:53 am

    WASHINGTON - A federal appeals court has revived a lawsuit accusing MasterCard, Visa and three major banks of illegally fixing ATM prices at the expense of consumers.

  • Antitrust agreement in West Virginia hospital takeover 
    Updated: Jul-31-15 12:39 pm

    HUNTINGTON, West Virginia - St. Mary's Medical Center in Huntington would operate as a stand-alone facility after its takeover by Cabell Huntington Hospital under an antitrust agreement announced Friday by West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey.