Kohl Troubled By Verizon's Internet Bundling Plan

Law360, New York (May 17, 2012, 8:45 PM EDT) -- Sen. Herb Kohl, D-Wis., on Thursday brought up new antitrust concerns over Verizon Wireless' plan to drop $3.9 billion on spectrum purchasing deals, after the company decided to stop selling digital subscriber line Internet service as a standalone product.

In a letter to Verizon general counsel Randal S. Milch, the senator said he was troubled by the potential harm both to competition and customers from only selling Internet service as part of bundled packages.

Kohl, chairman of the Senate subcommittee on antitrust, competition policy and consumer...
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