News Outlets Seek To Negotiate With Facebook, Google On AdsNews outlets are seeking permission from Congress for the right to negotiate jointly with Google and Facebook, two companies that dominate online advertising and online news traffic.
San Francisco Taxi Company Files Antitrust Suit Against UberFlywheel Taxi sued Uber in an antitrust lawsuit in federal court in San Francisco Wednesday, alleging that the ride-booking company is seeking to gain monopoly power.
San Francisco Lawyer Sues To Stop Anheuser-Busch, Miller DealA San Francisco lawyer has reportedly filed a lawsuit on the behalf of beer drinkers to block the proposed merger of Anheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller over antitrust concerns.
Court Strikes Down Payments To College AthletesA federal appeals court agreed Wednesday that the NCAA's use of college athletes' names, images and likenesses in video games and TV broadcasts violated antitrust laws but struck down a plan to allow schools to pay players up to $5,000.
San Jose Files Petition With U.S. Supreme Court In Antitrust Case Against MLBSan Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo acknowledges that just getting the Supreme Court to hear the case is a longshot, but he remains hopeful.
EU Files Antitrust Charges Against Google Over Dominance In Internet SearchesThe European Union's competition chief is filing an antitrust complaint alleging Google has been abusing its dominance in Internet searches and is opening a probe into its Android mobile system.
San Jose Appealing MLB Antitrust Lawsuit Over A’s Move To U.S. Supreme CourtThe San Jose City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to appeal its antitrust lawsuit against Major League Baseball to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Selig ‘Frustrated’ Over Unresolved A’s Ballpark Situation, Reiterates Need For New StadiumBud Selig will likely leave his tenure as baseball commissioner early next year with one unsettled situation that has him "frustrated." The Oakland Athletics still don't have the new ballpark he says he believes they desperately need.
Appeals Court Judges Appear Dubious Of San Jose’s Bid To Lure Oakland A’sA federal appeals court panel at a hearing in San Francisco Tuesday appeared dubious of a bid by the city of San Jose to reinstate an antitrust lawsuit against Major League Baseball.
San Jose Gets Day In Court With MLB Over Antitrust Claim In Planned A’s MoveA three judge panel was set to hear arguments in the case Tuesday. At issue is whether the A’s should be allowed to relocate to a new ballpark in downtown San Jose despite opposition from league officials because the San Francisco Giants hold a territorial claim on Santa Clara County. League commissioner Bud Selig, who assigned a special committee to study the issue in March of 2009, has yet to issue a decision.
Jump On Tomorrow: A’s San Jose Lawsuit, Westboro Church Protests TechOn Tuesday, lawyers representing the City of San Jose will take their antitrust case against Major League Baseball to a federal appeals court.
Federal Judge In San Francisco Rules Against NCAA In Student Athletes’ LawsuitA federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA can't stop college football and basketball players from selling the rights to their names and likenesses, opening the way to athletes getting payouts once their college careers are over.