AGs' New Complaint Takes Aim At DOJ's T-Mobile/Sprint Deal

Law360 (August 15, 2019, 6:01 PM EDT) -- Selling off Sprint’s prepaid mobile brands won’t fix the competitive harm threatened by its merger with T-Mobile, 16 attorneys general told a New York federal court Wednesday in their first bare-bones legal response to the U.S. Department of Justice deal clearing the tie-up.

The AGs of 15 states and the District of Columbia filed an amended complaint aimed as much at incorporating the new states that joined the merger challenge in recent weeks — including the first GOP enforcer to oppose the tie-up, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton — as to directly assail the DOJ merger clearance settlement signed in late...

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