• AT&T, Time Warner, and the Future of TV in the Mobile Era

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

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    U.S. District Court judges sure do love to write. Back in the Microsoft antitrust case, the late Judge Thomas Penfield Jackson issued a 207-page tome with findings of facts and another 46-page decision with his findings of law. On Tuesday, in the same courthouse, Judge Richard Leon rendered his verdict allowing AT&T to acquire Time Warner for $108 billion and remake the entertainment landscape. It only took 172 pages.
    Reading through Leon's...
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  • What you need to know on Wall Street today

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

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    AT&T and Time Warner's court victory was the final hurdle to clear before an M&A explosion
    When AT&T and Time Warner finally received approval for their blockbuster $85 billion merger on Tuesday, everyone involved in the deal rejoiced. After a hard-fought battle with regulators, they were able to enjoy the fruits of their labor at long last.
    But the impact of the court ruling will stretch far beyond AT&T and Time...
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