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Apple and publishers under fire for ebook price fixing

43 updates since Dec 6, 2011, 11:48 AM UTC
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The European Commission and the US Department of Justice have begun investigations into the agency pricing model employed by ebook publishers on digital platforms like Apple's iBooks. The question to be answered is whether that system represents a form of price fixing and runs counter to competition laws in the two big jurisdictions.Keep track of the investigators' findings and other developments right here.