Antitrust observers react to judge’s approval of AT&T/Time Warner

Charles McConnell

13 June 2018

Antitrust observers react to judge’s approval of AT&T/Time Warner

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The US Department of Justice’s antitrust division failed to satisfy its burden on three separate theories trying to show AT&T’s $85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner violates the antitrust laws and harms competition, Judge Richard Leon has held.