U.S. v. Bertelsmann SE & CO. KGaA, et al.

United States’ Pre-Trial Brief (Redacted) (July 27, 2022)

United States’ Reply Memorandum in Support of Its Motion In Limine to Exclude Testimony of Dr. Edward Snyder Regarding Efficiencies (Redacted) (July 22, 2022)

United States’ Supplementary Brief on Its Motion to File Its Motion In Limine to Exclude Testimony From Dr. Edward Snyder Under Seal (July 22, 2022)

United States’ Supplementary Brief on Its Motion to File Its Motion In Limine to Exclude Testimony From Jennifer Rudolph Walsh Under Seal July 22, 2022)

United States’ Reply in Support of Its Motion In Limine to Preclude Evidence of Penguin Random House’s Announced Bidding Policy (July 15, 2022)

United States’ Reply in Support of Its Motion In Limine to Exclude Expert Testimony From Jennifer Rudolph Walsh (July 15, 2022)

United States’ Opposition to Defendants’ Motion to Strike Belated Expert Opinion Applying “Guppi” Analysis (July 13, 2022)

United States' Motion In Limine To Preclude Evidence of Penguin Random House's Announced Bidding Policy (July 8, 2022)

Complaint (November 2, 2021)

Case Open Date: 
Tuesday, November 2, 2021
Case Name: 
United States v. Bertelsmann Se & Co. KgaA, Penguin Random House, LLC, Penguin Random House, LLC, Penguin Random House, LLC, ViacomCBS, Inc & Simon & Schuster, Inc.
Case Type: 
Civil Merger
Case Violation: 
Horizontal Merger
Industry Code: 
Book Publishers
Component: 
Antitrust Division
Case Documents: 
Updated July 28, 2022