Did Jald Jensen slip through the fingers of Panamanian police?
John Frank, Vice President and Deputy General Counsel at Microsoft Corp., seemed to be trying to add context to the Wall Street Journal story.
The company is reportedly under investigation for relationships and alleged conduct in China, Romania and Italy.
Parsing the rising media profile of a top prosecutor and former Joe Biden aide.
Renata Hesse returned to the Justice Department this year and is next to lead the Antitrust Division pending the confirmation of Bill Baer of Arnold & Porter.
Google Inc., the dominant search engine, is under investigation by the Federal Trade Commission.
The anti-poverty advocacy organization urged the court to compel the SEC to issue a final rule.
Fourteen Democrats sent a letter to the SEC Wednesday asking for a strong rule on extractive industries transparency.
The Microsoft Corp. founder argues for an anti-corruption disclosure measure that oil, gas and mining companies say will hurt their competitiveness.
Defense attorney Joel Androphy told Just Anti-Corruption he wasn’t overwhelmingly confident that the judge would grant an acquittal when he presented the motion, but the lack of evidence presented by the government compelled him to roll the dice.
But few details were given during the cross-examination about alleged bribes paid in Mexico on behalf of Microsoft and IBM.
Intellectual Ventures is among the most prominent of the so-called “patent trolls.”
Attorney General Eric Holder said at a White House forum that the Justice Department cannot effectively fight intellectual property crimes alone.
The Obama administration has made intellectual property rights a law enforcement priority. Attorney General Eric Holder, ICE Director John Morton and D.C. U.S. Attorney Ron Machen attended a news conference to announce the domain name seizures.
Sullivan & Cromwell’s David Tulchin had led the charge for Microsoft for more than a decade.
The Justice Department approved networking giant Cisco Inc.’s deal to acquire a video conferencing provider.
A judge said that New York isn’t the proper venue for the lawsuit, which accuses the search giant of manipulating its ad rates to shut search competitors out of the market. Microsoft lawyers represented the plaintiff company.
Microsoft and several small search engines have complained about Google’s search ranking tactics.
A front page story in today’s Wall Street Journal about Microsoft’s stealth war on Google will look familiar to Main Justice readers.
Firms that have ties to Microsoft have attacked Google for violating antitrust laws in the E.U. and the U.S.
Main Justice reported earlier today the Justice Department had closed its investigation into the deal and was set to approve it. UPDATED 6:35 p.m.
According to a person familiar with the matter, the Justice Department has closed its investigation into an advertising pact between Microsoft Corp. and Yahoo! Inc. and will approve the deal shortly.
The Justice Department and the FTC have a system to decide which agency will review Internet advertising deals they both want.
European programmers’ history of opposition to software patents animates a movement to block the Oracle-Sun deal. But now regulators in Brussels are signaling movement toward approving the deal.
Former U.S. Attorney Roxanne Conlin’s “biggest payday” came in an antitrust case on behalf of Iowa consumers against Microsoft Corp. that settled in 2007 for $180 million, The Des Moines Register said.
The Oracle-Sun Microsystems deal underscores that policy differences remain between the two competition authorities, despite warmer relations under the Obama administration.
BEST FCPA LAWYERS PRACTICE GROUP OF THE YEAR. Main Justice held an awards luncheon in Washington, D.C., to honor top firms in the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act arena. This video shows announcement of the finalists and winner in the Practice Group of the Year category.
"Although Burke denied to congressional investigators that he had any retaliatory motive for his actions, we found substantial evidence to the contrary." -- OIG report faulting former U.S. Attorney Dennis Burke for giving a Fox News producer a memorandum about Fast and Furious case.