5th Circ. Rules For AT&T In 'Triple Play' Antitrust Suit

Law360, New York (February 22, 2010, 5:33 PM EST) -- A federal appeals court has let AT&T Inc. off the hook in a proposed class action alleging the telecommunications company and several subsidiaries violated antitrust law by entering agreements with apartment building owners to be their exclusive provider of telephone, video and Internet “triple play” services.

A three-judge panel in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit on Monday ruled that the district court correctly concluded the plaintiffs had failed to demonstrate that their alleged geographic market — a single apartment building — was...
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