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Intel pops champagne corks over top EU Court anti-trust reversal

Intel looks to be in the verge of winning its anti-trust appeal with the European Union, courtesy of the Court of Justice of the EU. To be fair, all the court has done so far has passed the decision back to the lower General Court, requesting that it once again looks at Intel’s arguments on whether its chip rebate system actually affected competition. That’s like code for saying that it did not. Let’s remind you of the case and then let’s look at the implications for similar cases coming before the European Commission. The case was original seen as proven by the Commission in 2009 and then the General Court agreed with the Commission in 2012, and Intel went on…

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