State AGs Eye Comcast-Time Warner Deal

Law360, New York (March 19, 2014, 1:20 PM EDT) -- Several states have joined the U.S. Department of Justice in its review of Comcast Corp.’s proposed merger with Time Warner Cable Inc., a representative for the Florida attorney general’s office said Wednesday.

According to Jennifer Meale, a spokeswoman for the Florida attorney general, several states are reviewing Comcast’s $45 billion bid for Time Warner, adding to growing scrutiny of the deal.

“We are part of a multistate group reviewing the proposed transaction along with the U.S. DOJ Antitrust Division,” Meale told Law360 in an email Wednesday. “It would...
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