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The EU's antitrust watchdog has approved Google's $12.5 billion takeover of cell phone maker Motorola

 
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The EU's antitrust watchdog has approved Google's $12.5 billion takeover of cell phone maker Motorola
"This is an important milestone in the approval process and it moves us closer to closing the deal," Don Harrison, Google's deputy general counsel wrote in a blog post

Google is counting on Motorola's more than 17,000 patents to help shield its Android operating system from lawsuits alleging intellectual theft.

In granting its approval, the European Union raised concerns about Motorola's aggressive enforcement of its patents

"The Commission will continue to keep a close eye on the behavior of all market players in the sector, particularly the increasingly strategic use of patents," Almunia said....


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