Scandinavia Mulls iTunes Antitrust Crackdown

Law360, New York (August 24, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- At a meeting in Iceland on Thursday, Scandinavian consumer regulators discussed the direction of their challenge with Apple Computer Inc. over antitrust issues because the iPod and its online music store is not compatible with competitors’ products.

The meeting, which will conclude on Friday and includes representatives from Norway, Sweden and Denmark, precedes another meeting planned for September in Oslo between consumer advocates and iTunes.

“The other consumer advocates agree with me that the iTunes contract is unreasonable to customers, especially with regards to DRM technology...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.