2nd Circ. Weighs Apple Monitor's Duties In E-Books Case

Law360, New York (February 4, 2014, 5:43 PM EST) -- Apple Inc. and the U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday clashed before the Second Circuit over a court-appointed monitor to oversee Apple's antitrust compliance in the wake of a ruling that it helped fix e-book prices as the court mulls whether to maintain a stay on the monitor's duties.

Each side presented oral arguments at a hearing before a three-judge panel in Manhattan, with Apple reiterating its claims that the monitor, former DOJ inspector-general Michael Bromwich, has charged excessive fees and has exceeded his authority by...
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