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Amazon hit with class-action antitrust lawsuit alleging it colluded with major publishers to illegally drive up e-book prices by 30%

Amazon is facing fresh antitrust scrutiny after customers filed a lawsuit Thursday accusing the company of illegally colluding with major book publishers to drive up prices for e-books. The lawsuit alleged Amazon negotiated anticompetitive deals in 2015 with the “big five” publishers – Hachette, HarperCollins, Macmillan, Penguin Random House, and […]
Amazon hit with class-action antitrust lawsuit alleging it colluded with major publishers to illegally drive up e-book prices by 30%