EBay Sued Over Recruiting, Hiring Pact With Intuit

Law360, New York (November 16, 2012, 8:27 PM EST) -- The U.S. Department of Justice and the state of California hit eBay Inc. with lawsuits on Friday claiming that the San Jose-based company ran afoul of antitrust laws by striking a deal not to recruit or hire Intuit Inc. employees.

The Justice Department's lawsuit, which invokes the Sherman Act, claims top executives at eBay and Intuit had an evolving deal from 2006 through 2009 that barred both companies from soliciting the other's workers, and for more than a year, prohibited eBay from hiring Intuit workers at...
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Case Title

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. eBay, Inc


Case Number

5:12-cv-05869

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California Northern

Nature of Suit

Anti-Trust

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Edward J. Davila

Date Filed

November 15, 2012


Case Title

The People of the State of California-v-eBay, Inc


Case Number

5:12-cv-05874

Court

California Northern

Nature of Suit

Anti-Trust

Judge

Edward J. Davila

Date Filed

November 16, 2012

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