Apple colluded on e-book prices, judge finds

Keith Hylton, School of Law

In a sweeping rejection of Apple Inc’s strategy for selling electronic books on the Internet, a federal judge ruled that the company conspired with five major publishers to raise e-book prices…

Expert quote:

“What happens next may depend on Amazon. If Amazon feels a need to keep driving e-book prices down to maximize Kindle sales, it could put downward pressure on prices overall, and perhaps help Amazon win market share back.”

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