US Justice department - News, Features, and Slideshows

News about US Justice department
  • US Justice Dept examining Nortel patent sale: report

    The U.S. Department of Justice is examining bidders, including Apple and Google, interested in Nortel's patent portfolio, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal that cites unnamed people familiar with the situation.

  • EMC pays fine to settle kickback charges

    The U.S. Department of Justice has announced that EMC has paid US$87.5 million to settle allegations that it violated the federal Anti-kickback Act by giving kickbacks to consultants and overcharging for hardware and software.

  • A ten-year perspective on Microsoft v DoJ

    Ten years after losing a bitterly contested antitrust browser battle to the US Department of Justice, debate continues as to whether Microsoft was tamed by the legal rebuke or freed to treat it like a speed bump.

  • US Justice Dept rejects Google book search settlement

    In a big blow to Google's efforts to build a massive digital-books marketplace and library, the US Department of Justice (DoJ) has come out against the revised agreement to settle copyright lawsuits brought against Google by authors and publishers.