State attorneys general sue to block merger between Sprint and T-Mobile

A number of  states have filed a lawsuit to block the proposed $26.5 billion merger of T-Mobile and Sprint. The lawsuitm, filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, alleges that the merger of Sprint and T-Mobile would be anti-competitive and drive up costs for consumers. “When it comes […]

US states sue to block Sprint, T-Mobile deal: reports

At least 10 US states are moving to block a merger between mobile phone companies Sprint and T-Mobile, media reports said Tuesday.

Tue 11 Jun 19 from Phys.org

Clear wireless Sprint merger with T-Mobile. Lawsuit is on the wrong side.

In 5G era, three strong wireless competitors are better than two leaders, Verizon and AT&T, and two also-rans: Our view       

Tue 18 Jun 19 from USA today

New York AG: Sprint, T-Mobile merger would raise prices and hurt consumers

America was the world leader in developing 4G coverage as a result of vigorous competition, writes Letitia James, attorney general of New York.       

Tue 18 Jun 19 from USA today

Sprint and T-Mobile merger is about to clear its biggest hurdle

Sprint and T-Mobile's on-again-off-again $26 billion merger appears to be on again. The US Department of Justice is prepared to approve the deal within days, CNN Business has learned.

Mon 17 Jun 19 from CNN

DOJ edges closer to T-Mobile-Sprint approval - CNET

The New York Times reports that the Justice Department could approve the deal as early as next week if the companies agree to divest spectrum to help create another wireless competitor.

Fri 14 Jun 19 from CNET Cutting Edge

U.S. judge sets pre-trial hearing next week for Sprint/T-Mobile deal

The judge hearing a complaint from state attorneys general seeking to stop T-Mobile US Inc from buying Sprint Corp for $26 billion will hold a pre-trial hearing next week.

Thu 13 Jun 19 from Reuters Technology

Democratic commissioner questions FCC review of Sprint T-Mobile merger

The senior Democrat on the Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday criticized the FCC's review of the proposed $26.5 billion tie-up of Sprint Corp and T-Mobile US Inc, saying Republican ...

Wed 12 Jun 19 from Reuters Technology

Ten states sue to block T-Mobile merger with Sprint

The proposed merger between T-Mobile and Sprint just ran into a major roadblock. Ten states, including California and New York, have sued to stop the merger on the grounds that it would ...

Tue 11 Jun 19 from Engadget

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