Apple CEO To Testify In DOJ's E-Books Antitrust Case

Law360, New York (March 13, 2013, 5:08 PM EDT) -- Apple Inc. CEO Tim Cook was ordered Wednesday to testify in federal prosecutors’ antitrust suit accusing the electronics giant of conspiring with publishers to fix e-book rates, after prosecutors argued that Cook might have valuable information from private conversations with Apple's former CEO Steve Jobs, who died in 2011.

U.S. District Judge Denise Cote allowed a request by the U.S. Department of Justice to depose Cook, according to an order filed Wednesday. An attorney for Apple declined to comment Wednesday, while an attorney for the DOJ...
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