Competition Group Of The Year: Wilson Sonsini

Law360, New York (January 15, 2013, 4:16 PM EST) -- Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati PC guided both Netflix Inc. and Live Nation Entertainment Inc. to victory in separate certified antitrust class actions and secured regulatory approval on three continents for Seagate Technology PLC's acquisition of Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.'s hard drive business, earning the firm a spot among Law360's Competition Practice Groups of the Year.

In both the Netflix case, where the plaintiffs alleged the company conspired with Wal-Mart Stores Inc. to corner the online DVD rental market, and the Live Nation case, which claimed...
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