EU Turns Hourglass Back Over For Intel

Law360, New York (October 16, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Facing accusations of antitrust violations worldwide, chip manufacturer Intel Corp. has been given another few months by the European Commission to respond to allegations that it abused its dominant position in the microprocessor market.

On Tuesday, EU antitrust spokesman Jonathan Todd confirmed that the Ccmmission had given Intel till Jan. 4 to respond to the competition claims, pushing back the original deadline of Oct. 19 by four months.

“We intend to [use the extra time] to provide the commission with a complete and thorough response,” said...
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