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Latest News in Competition

  • January 19, 2018

    Government To Shut Down After Band-Aid Funding Falls Off

    The federal government is set to shut down early Saturday morning after Senate Democrats blocked a short-term funding measure, following a breakdown in spending negotiations and partisan wrestling over immigration policy.

  • January 19, 2018

    FTC Wants More Info On Broadcom Bid For Qualcomm

    The Federal Trade Commission is looking for additional information from Broadcom Ltd. as part of an antitrust review process into its ongoing attempt to take over Qualcomm Inc., the semiconductor technology company said in a statement Friday.

  • January 19, 2018

    FTC OKs 7-Eleven's $3.3B Bid For Sunoco Portfolio With Fixes

    The Federal Trade Commission on Friday signed off on a $3.3 billion deal that would let 7-Eleven's parent company acquire nearly 1,100 gas stations from Sunoco LP on the condition that nearly 60 stores stay with or move to Sunoco.

  • January 19, 2018

    DOJ Antitrust, FTC Chiefs Signal Continued Focus On IP

    The head of the U.S. Department of Justice's antitrust division and the Federal Trade Commission's acting chairman both said Friday that competition enforcers have a role to play in helping protect intellectual property rights in order to encourage innovation, but warned against going to far.

  • January 19, 2018

    Media Groups Fight To Undo FCC Ownership Deregulation

    Two media organizations have launched a challenge to the Federal Communications Commission’s deregulation of its broadcast media ownership rules, telling the Third Circuit that the agency slashed important diversity safeguards without ample justification.

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