Apple Urges 2nd Circ. To Keep E-Books Monitor Sidelined

Law360, New York (February 3, 2014, 3:06 PM EST) -- Apple Inc. on Friday hit back at the U.S. Department of Justice's request to reinstate a court-appointed antitrust monitor while the company appeals a ruling that it helped fix e-book prices, telling the Second Circuit that the stay was crucial to protect its business.

The iPad maker warned that if the Second Circuit didn't replace its temporary administrative stay with a full stay on the monitor, there would be no real fix Apple could win from the appeal.

"Absent a stay, Apple will effectively be unable...
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