FCC finds AT&T's purchase of T-Mobile not in the public interest

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission's staff has found AT&T's proposed $39 billion acquisition of rival T-Mobile USA to be contrary to the public interest, with officials there saying the deal would result in the largest single concentration in the Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Jack Powers - Nov 22, 2011 - 4:47 PM PST
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by Jack Powers - Nov. 22, 2011

The FCC, in a draft order released Tuesday, found the merger to be anticompetitive, echoing a similar conclusion in August by the U.S. Department ... More »

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by Randy Morrow - Nov. 24, 2011

The merger would result in unprecedented concentration of market power in the mobile market, FCC officials said in a press briefing in which they ... More »

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