Apple Wants Goodwin Procter Atty DQ'd As E-Book Monitor

Law360, Los Angeles (January 7, 2014, 9:36 PM EST) -- Apple Inc. asked a New York federal judge on Tuesday to disqualify the Goodwin Procter LLP attorney monitoring the tech giant after it allegedly plotted with publishers to fix e-book prices, once again saying the monitor’s impartiality may reasonably be questioned.

Apple’s letter to U.S. District Judge Denise Cote comes a week after the U.S. Department of Justice accused Apple of unjustifiably attacking monitor Michael Bromwich, saying Apple’s argument that his investigation was irreparably hurting its business was hard to believe.

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