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Hachette, HarperCollins, Simon & Schuster Settle E-Book Case

April 11, 2012

Hachette Book Group (USA), HarperCollins Publishers LLC and Simon & Schuster Inc. agreed to settle an antitrust case over the pricing of e-books, the U.S. Justice Department said in a statement.

The case against Apple Inc. (AAPL:US),Holtzbrinck Publishers LLC and Penguin Group (USA) continues, the department said.

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