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Anticompetitive Tying and Bundling Arrangements in the Smartphone Industry

Thomas H. Au

As smart technologies become more prevalent and mobile devices become the digital platform of choice, how will antitrust law adapt? While current tying law has been criticized for its reliance on dated physical product precedents, the principles of tying and bundling doctrines are well-suited to address the next technology-based product combinations and integrations. Smartphones are an ideal foil for emerging antitrust issues, as these devices stand at the crossroads of tying and bundling inquiries.... Read more about Anticompetitive Tying and Bundling Arrangements in the Smartphone Industry

  • January 7, 2013
  • Stan. Tech. L. Rev. 188