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William J. Baer

Assistant Attorney General, Antitrust Division

William J. Baer was sworn in as Assistant Attorney General for the Antitrust Division on January 3, 2013. Swearing-In Ceremony

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Antitrust Division News

Justice Department Files Antitrust Lawsuit to Stop Electrolux from Buying General Electric's Appliance Business

July 1, 2015

Deal Would Harm Competition in the Sale of Cooking Appliances

Second Circuit Affirms Apple's Liability for Per Se Unlawful E-Book Price-Fixing Conspiracy

June 30, 2015

Northern California Real Estate Investor Indicted for Bid-Rigging and Fraud Conspiracies at Public Foreclosure Auctions

June 26, 2015

Investigations Have Yielded 54 Plea Agreements and Six Indictments to Date

Justice Department Sues Four Michigan Hospital Systems for Unlawfully Agreeing to Limit Marketing for Competing Healthcare Services

June 25, 2015

Department Reaches Settlement with Hillsdale, Branch and ProMedica to End Agreements; Will Continue Litigation against Allegiance

Parking Heater Company Sentenced to Pay $14.9 Million Criminal Fine for Price-Fixing Scheme

June 25, 2015

"Politicization of Competition Policy – Myth or Reality?"

June 18, 2015

Remarks as Prepared for the Chatham House Conference by Assistant Attorney General Bill Baer

Leniency in Multi-Jurisdictional Investigations: Too Much of a Good Thing?

June 8, 2015

Remarks as Prepared for the Sixth Annual Chicago Forum on International Antitrust by Deputy Assistant Attorney General Brent Snyder

Construction Service Company Owner Pleads Guilty to Fraud Conspiracy and Tax Violation Involving Contract with The New York Power Authority

June 8, 2015

Georgia Real Estate Investor Pleads Guilty to Bid Rigging and Fraud Conspiracies at Public Real Estate Foreclosure Auctions

June 5, 2015

Officials From The U.S., Canada and Mexico Participate in Trilateral Meeting in Mexico City to Discuss Antitrust Enforcement

May 21, 2015

Five School Bus Owners Indicted for Bid-Rigging and Fraud Conspiracies at Puerto Rico Public School Bus Auction

May 21, 2015

Recent Antitrust Case Filings

U.S. v. Continental and Veyance

July 2, 2015

U.S. and Plaintiff States v. Apple, et al.

June 30, 2015

U.S. and State of Michigan v. Hillsdale, et al.

June 25, 2015

U.S. v. Continental and Veyance

June 8, 2015

U.S. and Plaintiff States v. Amex, et al.

June 5, 2015

Decision | Scheduling Order

U.S. v. David Topkins

April 6, 2015

U.S. and State of New York v. Twin America, LLC, et. al.

March 16, 2015

U.S. v. Flakeboard, et al.

February 2, 2015

U.S. v. Bazaarvoice

December 2, 2014

Trial Exhibits | Opening Statement | Closing Statement | Rebuttal

U.S. v. NCM, et al.

November 3, 2014

Microsoft Case Filings

Joint Status Report on Microsoft’s Compliance with the Final Judgments

April 22, 2011

Second Modified Final Judgment

April 22, 2009


June 28, 2001

All Microsoft Case Filings


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