book2book

  booktrade.info

Search Booktrade.info:  


Monday 2nd March

Book2book Home Book Trade News Trade Announcements Bestseller Lists About Booktrade.info

Penguin, Macmillan, and Apple said to be holding out from ebook settlement

Posted at 7:18AM Thursday 05 Apr 2012

Talks to resolve U.S. and European price-fixing probes into e-books are heating up, with three international publishers inclined to settle the matter, according to people familiar with the matter.

Apple Inc., another target of the investigation, and two publishers appear reluctant to settle on the terms sought by antitrust authorities in both the U.S. and Europe, those people said.

MobyLives

Wall Street Journal (registration required)

Search for WSJ story via google

Digital Book World




Get book trade news by email

Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just £3 a month. Click on the Subscribe button below to sign up now

Find out more


Search the news archive:
 






More Book Trade News

Five Women On Sunday Times EFG Short Story Shortlist
www.booktrade.info

£30,000 award

Rebekah Brooks About To Be Rehired By Rupert Murdoch For US Operation
www.theguardian.com

Sources say deal imminent

US-Bangladesh Blogger Avijit Roy Hacked To Death
www.bbc.co.uk

Visiting Dhaka only to attend the book festival

The Little Prince Goes Big In Turkey
www.mhpbooks.com

The expiration of copyright: Terrible anxiety or tremendous excitement

Harry Potter Secrets To Be Revealed By New JK Rowling Bibliography
www.theguardian.com

Recording the author's weariness with revisions, and hugger mugger meetings over manuscripts, new book collects 'definitive' behind-the-scenes stories

Pearson Forecasts Earnings Growth, Names Williams as CFO
www.bloomberg.com

Williams, who is currently chief financial officer of joint venture Penguin Random House, will replace Robin Freestone as of Aug.1

Account Sign-In

Most Popular Stories

  1. British Newcomer Vies With International Literary Names For Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award
  2. Sorry, Ebooks. These 9 Studies Show Why Print Is Better
  3. London Book Fair To Matchmake Across The Media
  4. Five Women On Sunday Times EFG Short Story Shortlist
  5. Nick Esson Passes Away
  6. All Fiction Follows One Of Six Basic Storylines, According To New Research
  7. Rebekah Brooks About To Be Rehired By Rupert Murdoch For US Operation
  8. Isis Burns Thousands Of Books And Rare Manuscripts From Mosul's Libraries
  9. London's Calling For Foreign Publishers Who Want New Harper Lee
  10. JRR Tolkien Falls Off Children's Most Popular Books List